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Sunday, Jul 05, 2020

Arthur road jail

May 30, 2020 15:48
The order goes on to specify that Arthur Road Prison is one of the sensitive and crowded jails in south Maharashtra, and the post of the superintendent could not be kept vacant. The jail also has been affected by Covid-19 since the first week of May with 158 inmates and 26 jail staff testing positive. read more
May 14, 2020 16:10
Conditions in Indian jails have been one of the major objections highlighted in extradition cases in the UK. The issue was dealt with in exhaustive detail in the Vijay Mallya case, in which the Westminster Magistrates Court upheld India’s assurances and details submitted. read more
May 12, 2020 16:38
The state government and the civic body on Tuesday sought time to seek instructions and respond to a public interest litigation challenging the administration’s decision to set up treatment and quarantine centres for Covid-19 patients at the PAP colony. read more
May 12, 2020 16:36
Under the UK-India extradition treaty, the country requesting the extradition needs to establish in the requested country’s court that there is a prima facie case against the person – not a conviction – based on charges that would amount to offences in law in both countries. read more
May 09, 2020 13:16
The Bombay High Court’s direction came during the hearing of an interim bail plea of a prisoner who claimed that had become more vulnerable due to the spread of Covid-19 in Arthur Road jail because he suffers from diabetes and hypertension. read more
May 08, 2020 17:59
Bhatt had sought interim bail in view of the Supreme Court’s directive to states and union territories to decongest prisons in view of the coronavirus pandemic. read more
May 08, 2020 16:28
Altogether, 77 people from the prison, including 26 jail officials, tested Covid-19 positive on Thursday, a day after the SP’s orderly (45) was infected with SARS-CoV-2, which causes the disease. read more
May 07, 2020 13:23
After the inmate tested positive, JJ Hospital authorities took swab samples of 150 people from the prison, also known as Arthur Road prison . read more
Feb 19, 2020 00:08
Reacting to Maria’s book, Maharashtra home minister Anil Deshmukh said that the government had taken note of the revelations. read more
Jan 17, 2020 17:56
Ansari, who is known as Dr Bomb, was arrested by a team of Maharashtra anti-terrorism squad with the help of a special task force of Uttar Pradesh police while he was coming out of a mosque at Faithfulganj in Kanpur at around 1pm on Friday. read more
Nov 28, 2019 00:19
Ranga and Billa were two hardened criminals who came to Delhi from Mumbai soon after their release from Arthur Road jail. read more
Sep 24, 2019 18:29
The author’s visits to the island city were not always memorable. Here’s why read more
Sep 17, 2019 16:22
Actor Sooraj Pancholi has spoken about being implicated in the suicide of his former partner, Jiah Khan. read more
Aug 15, 2019 00:01
Maharashtra recently started the process of building a new prison at Mandale in Mankhurd, after the district collector transferred a five-acre plot to the government in October 2018. read more
Jul 02, 2019 01:15
Mukerjea had moved the HC on April 4, after a special court under the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) rejected his plea for interim bail to undergo treatment at the hospital read more