Vimla Mehra

  • Tihar Jail inmates go on hunger strike over new rule on meeting kin 13-02-2014 12:16 AM

    New Delhi: More than 50 inmates of Tihar Jail have gone on a hunger strike against a recent guideline by prison authorities which allows them to meet their relatives only once a week instead of the two times which was the norm before. As per fresh guidelines issued by Tihar...
  • Tihar Jail sets up its own blanket making unit in the prison complex 02-08-2013 03:38 AM

    The country's largest Tihar Jail has set up its own blanket making unit in the prison complex, adding to its manufacturing activities under brand 'TJ'. "The aim of establishing this unit is to direct prisoners' attention towards creativity so that they spend their time in positive manner. At the same...
  • Ram Singh's suicide: Probe will look into all facts, says Tihar jail 11-03-2013 02:56 PM

    Vimla Mehra, DG Prisons, Tihar jail refused to comment on the incident and said it would be premature to disclose anything related to the case. ...