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Varanasi: Inmates on rampage, SP leader helps rescue jail officer

Jail Superintendent Ashish Tiwari was taken hostage by the inmates, who were unhappy over several issues, including the "poor quality" of food served at the prison, at around 9:30 am, they said.

District jail: Transfer of inmates to take 10 days

The Uttar Pradesh Prisons Department began shifting the inmates of the Lucknow district jail to the newly-constructed prison at Mohanlalganj on Thursday.


Centralised jail control room to receive data from district jails

No longer will state jail staff members be in a position to conceal crimes committed by inmates or against inmates inside the jail premises.