Bangalore Central Prison

Bangalore Central Prison News

Police raid Bengaluru prison, seize knives, phones, marijuana

Parappana Agrahara Central Prison is the largest prison in Karnataka. Among the more than 4,000 inmates lodged here is former AIADMK general secretary V K Sasikala.

Murder convict Manjunath, serving life term, escapes from Bangalore central jail

He is a 33-year old murder convict serving a life term in the jail.


With Jayalalithaa in jail, regular prison activities get derailed

Refuting reports of inconvenience to other inmates DIG (Prison) Jayasimha said the prison was maintaining routine protocol.

To keep Jaishanker locked in,prison tightens security

CCTV cameras will be installed in his cell and guards posted outside round the clock to keep a closer eye on Jaishankar’s movements.

Five days after he escaped,serial rapist back in jail

Jaishankar is wanted for 19 cases of rape and attempts to rape in Tamil Nadu.

Calls made from inside prison to Pak lead police to LeT plot

Following months of tracking telephone calls to Pakistan made from inside the Bangalore central prison,police here claim to have unravelled a Lashkar-e-Toiba plot to recruit a 25-year-old youth for terrorism training


‘Hurt’ by remarks,BSY returns to jail

The former chief minister decided to do a complete u-turn and returned to the central prison.

Bangalore prisoners found dialling Pak

Police scan detected 10 calls to Pakistan in a year from the Bangalore central prison.

2 prison officials acquitted in Telgi case

Two Karnataka prison officials,accused of helping fake stamp paper kingpin Abdul Karim Telgi in the multi-crore scam.