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Chandigarh: Two inmates at Model jail booked for extortion

July 13, 2021 8:32 pm

Parbhat Tyagi and Ankit Narwal were charged for extorting Philip Jacob, a fellow inmate at the jail.

Accused says no masks left in Chandigarh Model Jail, consumer forum directs superintendent to investigate

July 09, 2021 10:24 pm

Terming it as a serious violation of Covid-19 guidelines of the administration, the bench also directed the superintendent of Model Jail to take action against erring prison officials for not providing a mask to the suspect.

Making the most masks in lockdown: Chandigarh convict awarded

December 11, 2020 12:17 pm

Ashok Kumar, from the Model Jail of Chandigarh, is among the 17 inmates across India, who have been felicitated with the award for prisoners and the staff of prisons.

Chandigarh: Model Burail Jail warder, electrician took Rs 5,000 bribe to sneak cell phone into prison premises

October 10, 2020 6:07 am

Warder Chokas Singh handed over the phones to Sukhchain Singh, who concealed them inside heavy flash lights- which are used during night hours- and transported the same to the jail. 

Proclaimed offender in jailbreak case, Tara to appear in city court on Feb 23

February 17, 2015 2:24 am

Jagtar Singh Tara is currently in judicial custody in Punjab.

In Hawara’s cell where they plotted Burail jailbreak,inmates broke fasts in navratras & rozas

October 28, 2013 4:02 am

Jail officials say that this made it easier for them to provide the food that was prepared specially for the inmates.

Sangrur jail inmate fakes letter by terrorists to avoid being transferred to Burail Jail

April 05, 2013 3:06 am

Rubbishing the letter,an inquiry held by the Chandigarh Police held that the letter was “false” and “manipulated”.

Raj Khurana’s current entitlement in jail: Rs 57 per day in food coupons

May 14, 2011 2:38 am

Punjab’s Chief Parliamentary Secretary and Bharatiya Janta Party (BJP) legislator Raj Khurana,who allegedly took a bribe of Rs 1.5 crore,is now entitled to coupons of only around Rs 57 daily,during his stay at Model Jail,Burail

Out on parole,no trace of 11 convicts

March 09, 2011 3:00 am

As many as 11 prisoners,who were serving sentences at Model Jail in Burail for various crimes and later granted parole,are yet to return.