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Tihar jail


Delhi riots: Judge to go for physical inspection in jail if grievances of accused persist

November 03, 2020 3:45 pm

During a hearing held through video conferencing, seven out of the 15 accused said they have not been given warm clothes, though it is permitted under the prison rules, and the Jail authorities said they need court order for it.

Delhi: Month after Tihar unrest, Ugandan inmate dies

August 08, 2020 2:18 pm

Delhi Prisons DG Sandeep Goel said, “The inmate had suffered an injury in her right hand during the incident of unrest by some foreign inmates in jail number 6 on June 16, when jail staff had to resort to use of minimum force to control them."

Delhi: ThreeTihar Jail inmates quarantined

May 12, 2020 3:21 am

The incident took place in Central Delhi and the rape accused was arrested and sent to Tihar Jail on April 6. The victim was examined by doctors, and she also underwent a Covid-19 test.

Does anyone in Tihar jail have Covid-19, Delhi HC asks

May 03, 2020 7:50 pm

The information was sought after a bench of Justice Vipin Sanghi and Justice Yogesh Khanna noticed that two of the pleas listed before it on May 1 sought interim bail citing the potential risk of COVID-19 infection.

Separate wards for fresh Tihar inmates

April 08, 2020 2:45 pm

A separate ward in Jail Number 2 at Tihar and in Jail Number 13 at Mandoli have been carved out for the fresh male inmates above 21 years of age, while separate isolation wards have been created in Jail Number 6 for fresh women inmates.

Delhi gangrape case: Doctors declare all four convicts dead

March 20, 2020 11:58 am

Delhi gangrape convicts hanged: The bodies will be sent to Delhi’s DDU Hospital for post-mortem, after which they would be handed over to the families.

Delhi gangrape convicts hanged: A timeline of events since the December 16, 2012 incident

March 20, 2020 9:19 am

Delhi 2012 gangrape-murder case: The execution was held at the crack of dawn Friday, hours after the Delhi High Court refused to stay the execution.

December 16, 2012 gangrape convicts hanged at Tihar Jail

March 20, 2020 9:39 pm

Mukesh Singh (32), Pawan Gupta (25), Vinay Sharma (26) and Akshay Kumar Singh (31) were hanged just before dawn at Tihar Jail in New Delhi.

Delhi: Jails step up efforts to fight coronavirus

March 15, 2020 3:29 am

“On Thursday, at least 15 inmates were sent to Tihar Jail after they were arrested by the customs department at the airport. They are from Afghanistan and have a travel history.

Dec 16 gangrape case: Convict Akshay Singh moves court seeking stay on execution order

February 29, 2020 6:31 pm

Advocate A P Singh, appearing for Singh told the Court that his earlier mercy petition which was dismissed by President Kovind, did not have complete facts.


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

June 22, 2020 6:54 pm

Tihar Fashion Laboratory, started by the jail and Pearl Academy in February, showcased a runway show.