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Delhi jails


Two physiotherapists for 16,000 inmates at city’s 3 jails, Delhi HC told

July 12, 2019 9:34 am

The direction came after the court commissioner, appointed to inspect the physiotherapy units, said only two physiotherapists visit the jails.

New plan: Full body X-ray scanners in Delhi jails

April 12, 2019 1:54 am

The installation of a human body scanner cropped up during hearing of a plea by a woman — Syed Kauser — who has sought a probe into the attack on her son in Tihar Jail on September 17, 2017, by 30-40 police personnel.

Despite bail, inmates still languishing in prison: Delhi High Court

August 07, 2018 2:56 am

"In case a judge stands transferred before the execution, it shall be the responsibility of the successor judge to ensure execution. This shall be reported in the statements sent by the judges,” the court had said.

In pipeline: Online system for jail visitors

July 29, 2017 4:04 am

On Friday, the DG submitted a status report saying “sincere efforts were being made to start the online system at the earliest in the interest of inmates as well as visitors”. The visit of advocates was also “meticulously considered” to be included in the e-visitor module, it said.