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Tihar jail


After death in jail, former Armyman’s brother files police complaint against Tihar officials

November 29, 2019 7:19 am

The complaint by Mukesh’s brother, Rangnesh Chopra, was sent to SHO of Hari Nagar police station, DCP (West) and Delhi Police Commissioner, seeking FIR under IPC section 302 (murder).

Days after arrest for ‘theft’, ex-Armyman dead in Tihar Jail

November 09, 2019 2:55 am

“The inmate jumped from the first floor of the control room in his jail. He was supposed to be counselled. We tried our best to revive him, and later shifted him to two hospitals,” said a Tihar jail official.

No 56 can stop you: Dig at Modi and more in Karti's birthday letter to P Chidambaram

September 16, 2019 3:23 pm

From Chandrayaan-2 to Rafael Nadal at US open, Karti went on to apprise his father P Chidambaram about events happening in and around the world.

Ahead of Saturday ‘mulaqaat’, inmates throng Tihar beauty parlour

September 08, 2019 7:38 am

The inmate from Manipur, an undertrial prisoner in Tihar, manages the parlour from 9 am to 5 pm every day, along with two other undertrial women.

Probe at Tihar Jail after woman ‘breaches security’ to meet inmate

August 15, 2019 1:56 am

The woman allegedly posed as an NGO worker to meet the man, said Tihar Jail’s director general.

Tihar Jail opposes plea seeking conjugal visits

August 02, 2019 8:33 am

The PIL by lawyer-social activist Amit Sahni claimed conjugal visitation rights were not provided at prisons in the state.

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.

From inside Tihar, court shooting accused makes extortion call

July 11, 2019 9:24 am

To threaten the businessman, who runs a garment shop in Gandhi Nagar, two associates of the accused, Mohammad Azeem Ahmed, allegedly fired outside his home in North East Delhi’s Welcome area on July 3 and also left a letter along with two live cartridges.

Tihar jail officials took bribes to give inmates basic amenities: Report

July 03, 2019 4:03 am

It stated that the “modus operandi” used by jail officials to collect bribes was during visits by families of inmates. If the families did not bring cash, they were asked to deposit it at a bakery opposite Tihar Jail Gate No 4, said the report.

Phone, wire, tobacco found in Om Prakash Chautala’s Tihar prison cell

June 15, 2019 7:44 am

“The cell has two more inmates and one of them has taken responsibility of the prohibited items. It’s being checked if the phone was being used by Chautala himself,” said Rajkumar, Additional Inspector General, Tihar Jail.


Welcome to Tihar Food Court - a restaurant run by jail inmates

July 23, 2014 10:05 am

'Tihar Food Court' in west Delhi, a rehabilitation effort kicked off by the Tihar prison, opened in the first week of July.


Fashion Show By Tihar Jail Inmates

September 14, 2017 10:45 am