HIV Cases at Tihar Jail Soar
The number of HIV cases among the inmates of Tihar
Jail in the national capital has increased three-fold in the past five years, an official report// said here Thursday.
In 2006, 36 inmates were found suffering from the disease as compared to 12 in 2002, Minister of State for Home Affairs S. ...
Ten Percent of Tihar Jail Inmates are Drug Addicts
New Delhi: Nearly 10 percent of jailbirds at Tihar
jail, home to over 14,000 prisoners, are drug addicts, according to the prison director general B.K. Gupta//.
"It's not very good statistics but nearly 10 percent of our inmates are drug addicts. They have been taking drugs before being lodged...
Gay Film Festival Begins in Delhi
...lhi High Court challenging the constitutional validity of Section 377. The petition was filed in the wake of the report of a medical team that visited tihar
Jail in Delhi and reported a high incidence of sodomy in the wards. However, the ABVA became defunct soon afterwards and the petition never came up fo...
Tihar Jail Gets De-Addiction Centre
...Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit today inaugurated a new 120-bed drug de-addiction centre with a pathological laboratory and counseling facilities at the tihar
Jail//, one of Asia’s biggest prisons having over 13,000 inmates. The centre, which is present in the jail hospital premises, was built at a cost of ...