Sunday, Sep 25, 2022

burail jail


Post-RDX recovery: Punjab's Burail jail to amp up security, to procure 45 CCTVs, UVSS

June 09, 2022 5:45 am

The only jail in Chandigarh which witnessed a sensational jail break in January, 2004, was in the headlines again when an RDX packed tiffin bomb like object was found abandoned near the boundary wall on May 9, this year.

Model Burail jail, Chhatbir Zoo start inoculating staff, their kin

May 27, 2021 8:27 am

At least 49 residential units are situated in the outer premises of Model Burail Jail that house more than 130 people, including jail staff. There are at least 40 quarters situated inside the zoo premises.

Burail Jail to set up inhouse radio station, inmates to be RJs

April 16, 2021 5:21 am

The aim is to bring positivity in the minds of the inmates in the jail barracks, said the AIG.

Chandigarh: Five convicts of Burail Jail to teach illiterate inmates

January 02, 2021 8:50 am

"There are around 1,000 inmates in the jail. We have identified 60 undertrials and 16 convicted prisoners who are illiterate. Our aim is to educate the identified prisoners," Virat said.

Special interim bail and parole of 414 prisoners extended by 2-8 weeks

June 23, 2020 11:00 am

Apart from this, a detailed plan for medical screening of all prisoners and staff before entering the jail premises will also be put in place.

Enter kuteer: Change begins with the name of barracks in Model Jail of Burail

June 25, 2019 7:58 am

A brief history and great deeds of these legends will be highlighted outside each kuteer, with their painted pictures, to motivate the inmates. The text will be in English and Hindi. Punjabi is under consideration.

Chandigarh court notice to Burail jail authorities on drug supply

March 27, 2019 7:19 am

The accused, Vinod Kumar, 51, on Tuesday filed a written application to the District and Sessions Court, alleging that he is being harassed physically by the policemen on duty in the jail and judicial lock-up.

Burail jailbreak: HC dismisses UT Police plea seeking custody of Tara

July 14, 2015 5:59 am

The police had filed an appeal challenging the Chandigarh sessions court’s orders of dismissing their appeal seeking Tara’s custody in Burail jailbreak case.

Beant assassination convict set to get parole after 18 yrs

December 24, 2013 12:54 am

On November 4,Patiala had “rejected” Gurmeet’s parole plea.

Inspector Sucha murder accused plead innocence

December 05, 2013 1:44 am

Basant also moved an application requesting the court that he be shifted from Burail jail to Sonipat jail as his aging parents will find it difficult to visit him in Chandigarh.