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Tuesday, November 30, 2021

Arthur Road Jail


What we need to fix our judicial system

November 06, 2021 6:42 am

Not more money or shiny new digital platforms, but more accountability from judges

Told to surrender BMC schools, Mumbai jail authorities hunt for new quarantine facilities for new inmates

October 14, 2021 8:10 am

With schools reopening, Mumbai City collector Rajiv Nivatkar has asked officials at the Arthur Road Jail and Byculla Jail to surrender the school at Byculla S Bridge and Patanwala School back to the civic body.

Arthur Road jail keeps special cell ready to lodge Nirav Modi

February 26, 2021 12:38 pm

Once Nirav Modi is brought to Mumbai, he will be kept in one of the three cells of barrack number 12, which is a high security barrack.

Covid cases in Arthur Road jail: Man booked under POCSO Act granted bail

June 01, 2020 1:02 am

The accused had claimed in his bail application, filed through lawyer Bharat Manghani, that he and the victim were in a relationship. He had submitted that they intended to get married and that the victim left her home of her own will on February 12.

Not 11,000, Maharashtra govt to release 17,000 inmates now after 185 positive cases detected in two jails

May 12, 2020 10:20 pm

A high-powered committee (HPC), formed as per Supreme Court directives to lay down steps to decongest prisons in the backdrop of the pandemic, held a meeting on Monday after 185 positive cases surfaced at Arthur Road Jail along with one case in Byculla Jail.

Arthur Road jail: No hospitals available, 77 infected inmates to be shifted to Mahul

May 09, 2020 3:23 pm

State Home Minister Anil Deshmukh had on Thursday said that the process has begun to shift those who have tested positive to St George hospital and GT hospital.

Mumbai: 103, including 26 staff, contract Covid-19 in Arthur Road jail

May 07, 2020 9:43 pm

Arthur Road jail is one of the most overcrowded prisons in the country. It currently has 2,600 inmates, against a capacity of only 800.

This is Barrack 12 of Arthur Road Jail, where India wants to keep Vijay Mallya

August 02, 2018 9:21 am

It is a ground-plus-one structure with eight cells on each floor. Each cell has an attached toilet, washing area and courtyard. Barrack 12 houses high-profile prisoners who are perceived to be facing a threat or who could pose a threat to others.

Three-member panel to study security infrastructure at Arthur Road prison in central Mumbai

December 25, 2017 3:15 am

GR makes note of existing slum pockets adjoining the perimeter of the high-security jail

Arthur Road Jail SP absolved of graft charges, but likely to be shifted

June 02, 2016 2:32 am

The report submitted last month to the state Home Department was prepared by the then Inspector General (IG) of Police (Prisons) Bipin Kumar Singh who was asked to probe into allegations levelled by Ghule.