July 18, 2019 4:52 pm
Saudi Arabia has the highest 1811 Indian prisoners, followed by the UAE with 1,392 and Nepal 1,160 jail inmates, Minister of State for External Affairs V Muraleedharan said in a written reply to a question in the Rajya Sabha.
April 11, 2018 4:01 pm
The agreement on transfer of the sentenced persons was signed by India and Vietnam on November 1, 2013 and was ratified by India on January 1, 2014. Vietnam, however, ratified it only on March 10, 2017.
September 15, 2017 2:17 pm
The bench is hearing a 2013 PIL on prevailing inhuman conditions prevailing in 1,382 prisons across the country.
August 05, 2017 7:26 pm
Patna District Magistrate Sanjay Kumar Aggawal around 1000 inmates in Beur jail have given their Aadhaar numbers while the camp would help 500 others acquire the unique identification number.
June 23, 2017 2:59 am
They were released from Pakistan’s jails on completion of their sentences.
January 09, 2015 1:32 am
45% of Indian prisoners abroad jailed in Gulf countries, many of them blue-collar workers.
November 28, 2014 4:06 pm
The 40 Indian prisoners lodged in Karachi are being moved to Lahore for repatriation on Friday.
July 17, 2014 5:52 pm
Of the total 5,986 Indians in foreign jails, 1,400 (23 per cent) of them are in Saudi Arabia alone.
October 03, 2013 2:56 am
Dil Bagh Singh,Sunil and two other Indians have completed their terms but are still being held in jail.
April 08, 2014 5:51 pm
According to official sources there are at least 200 Indian prisoners languishing in Pakistan jails.