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Gangster Rajan Bhatti met international smugglers in Tihar Jail: Mohali special cell

During his five-day police remand, Rajan Bhatti told the special cell that after coming out of Tihar Jail in April 2023, he started smuggling heroin, which he received from his Uganda-based associates at multiple locations, including Mohali, Amritsar and Hoshiarpur

Delhi special cell had arrested Rajan Bhatti in January last year and he remained in Tihar Jail till April 2023. (HT File Photo)
Updated on Feb 16, 2024 09:30 AM IST
By, Mohali

ED issues 5th summon to CM Arvind Kejriwal in Delhi excise policy case

Kejriwal skipped the earlier summons on November 2, December 22, and on January 3 and January 18, calling the probe “illegal and politically motivated”

Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal. (ANI Photo)
Published on Jan 31, 2024 03:21 PM IST

‘AAP unreliable': Congress takes '40% leaders in jail' jibe amid INDIA bloc rift

Punjab chief minister Bhagwant Mann on Monday said the Congress had become history in Delhi and Punjab.

Punjab CM Bhagwant Mann had taken a jibe at Congress (File)
Published on Jan 02, 2024 03:11 PM IST

‘My eyes are moist…’: Raghav Chadha, Atishi's emotional posts on Manish Sisodia

Sharing a photo of Manish Sisodia hugging his wife as he was leaving his house to return to jail, Arvind Kejriwal said, "This picture is very painful."

Former Delhi deputy chief minister Manisha Sisodia hugs his ailing wife as he leaves for jail after spending some time at his home, in New Delhi, on November 11. (PTI)
Updated on Nov 12, 2023 03:49 PM IST

Sisodia meets family on Diwali during 6-hour furlough

Sisodia, 51, who has been in jail in connection with the Delhi excise policy case, was allowed to meet his wife for six hours from 10am and 4pm by the court

Former Delhi deputy chief minister Manisha Sisodia with his family on Saturday. (Vipin Kumar/HT Photo)
Updated on Nov 11, 2023 10:16 PM IST

If MLAs are jailed, we will hold our cabinet meets at Tihar, says AAP

The Delhi government is prepared to run from Tihar jail if Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal is arrested, said Delhi cabinet ministers.

The Aam Admi Party (AAP) legislative group meeting on Monday. (HT Photo)
Updated on Nov 07, 2023 04:49 AM IST

This Delhi University prof is a big support to the tinkas in Tihar and beyond

Vartika Nanda, author of the book Tinka Tinka Tihar, shares her decade-long journey of trying to instill hope and recognition of prisoners.

Vartika Nanda's book, Tinka Tinka Tihar, which she co-authored with Vimla Mehra, recently completed 10 years. (Photo: Dhruv Sethi/HT)
Published on Nov 04, 2023 07:09 PM IST

2021 killing of ex-councillor: Wanted gangster brought on production warrant from Tihar jail

Sukhmeet (44), who was sentenced to life imprisonment in infamous 2008 kidnapping of Gagan Mickey, the son of film distributer and coloniser Subhash Nanda, was shot dead in August 2021, when he was out on bail

The police said Beera was handed over to Delhi Police recently by international airport authorities while he was trying to go abroad.
Updated on Sep 13, 2023 12:46 AM IST
By, Jalandhar

Criminal jumps Haryana police custody in Kanpur

The criminal Ashu was arrested in Delhi on July 29 in connection with a forgery case and lodged in Tihar jail. His name also figured in another case related to cyber-crime in Haryana. The police took his five-day custody remand from Tihar jail and he was being taken to Makhi in Unnao for recovery in the case lodged at Fatehabad police station.

The criminal used the pretext of nature’s call to dodge the police and when he was taken to the roadside in Naubasta to relieve himself, he fled. (For representation)
Updated on Aug 25, 2023 01:01 AM IST

Recovery of explosives in Chandigarh: Charges framed against Hawara

Charges have been framed in connection with two FIRs, registered against Hawara at Chandigarh’s Sector 36 and 17 police stations in 2005 for offences punishable under the Explosive Substances Act, the Arms Act and the Indian Penal Code

Serving life term in Delhi’s Tihar jail, Hawara appeared in court via video conferencing. (HT Photo)
Updated on Aug 12, 2023 04:07 AM IST
By, Chandigarh

Tillu Tajpuriya killed 10 days after murder plan hatched: Police charge sheet

Six suspects planned the May 2 murder of gangster Sunil Maan alias Tillu Tajpuriya in Tihar jail as revenge for his involvement in another murder.

Gangster Tillu Tajpuriya was killed on May 2. (File)
Updated on Aug 09, 2023 04:54 AM IST

NIA’s plea for producing Yasin Malik before Delhi HC virtually to be heard today

The agency said Malik has been lodged under a category of very high-risk prisoners and it is imperative that he is not physically produced in court

Yasin Malik was sentenced to life imprisonment in a terror funding case last year. (PTI)
Updated on Aug 03, 2023 08:51 AM IST

Yasin Malik appears in SC, top law officer flags major lapse

Solicitor general Tushar Mehta sought action on how jailed Malik was allowed to step out in the absence of any order or authorisation from the court

Jammu Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) chief Yasin Malik at the Supreme Court on Friday. (PTI)
Updated on Jul 21, 2023 11:46 PM IST
ByAbraham Thomas

Tihar orders probe after SG flags ‘lapses’ over Yasin Malik's appearance in SC

Yasin Malik, the JKLF leader who is serving life imprisonment in a terror funding case, appeared before the top court under police escort

Yasin Malik is serving life imprisonment in a terror-funding case.(HT file)
Published on Jul 21, 2023 09:31 PM IST
By | Reported by Sanjeev K Jha | Written by Aryan Prakash

Noida: Alleging threat from cops, jailed gangster’s wife seeks NHRC help

Naming deputy commissioner of police (Greater Noida) Saad Miyan Khan in her letter, she alleged that he has registered the FIR with the intention of killing her husband and brother-in-law

She told NHRC that another gangster, Anil Dujana, was killed in an alleged encounter with the Uttar Pradesh special task force (UP STF) in Meerut on May 4. (Representative Image)
Updated on Jul 05, 2023 11:53 PM IST

21 prisoners at Delhi’s Tihar jail injure themselves to stop searches

Jail officials said the incident occurred on Wednesday evening at the same jail where gangster Tillu Tajpuria was stabbed to death

The statement said the injured inmates were treated for their self-inflicted injuries at the jail dispensary, and four among them were referred to Deen Dayal Upadhyay hospital because they had sustained deep cuts. (PTI Photo)
Updated on Jun 22, 2023 11:46 PM IST
By, New Delhi

Tillu Tajpuria murder: Suspects record statements

Tajpuria was attacked in the jail on May 2, by alleged members of the rival Gogi gang. Tajpuria was stabbed over 100 times in full view of the security personnel and other inmates.

Security personnel outside Patiala House Court, where four accused in Tillu Tajpuria murder case recorded their statements. (PTI photo)
Updated on Jun 07, 2023 11:39 PM IST

Delhi jails need urgent fixes

Seven inmates in Delhi’s jails have died since March. This cannot stand and needs attention

Delhi’s jails have seven psychiatrists and 31 counsellors to address the psychological issues plaguing inmates. (PTI)(PTI)
Published on Jun 06, 2023 09:12 PM IST
ByHT Editorial

Month after Tillu murder, another gang war in Tihar

The attack occurred at around 12.40pm on Monday, when undertrial prisoner Rahul (single name) was attacked with improvised weapons by two other inmates

Nearly a month after jailed gangster Sunil Maan alias Tillu Tajpuriya was killed by rivals in Tihar jail, another prisoner at the jail complex was attacked on Monday. (HT Photo)
Updated on May 30, 2023 12:35 AM IST

Under-trial prisoner attacked by inmates in Delhi's Tihar jail, hospitalised

An undertrial prisoner lodged in Tihar jail was injured after he was allegedly attacked by other inmates with an improvised knife, a handmade tool, and a tile.

Tihar jail (PTI photo)
Published on May 29, 2023 05:19 PM IST

Delhi CM Kejriwal meets ‘brave hero’, ex-minister Satyendar Jain in hospital

Kejriwal tweeted photographs of former Delhi health minister SatyendarJain with his head bandaged and left arm in a sling.

Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal with Satyendar Jain at Lok Nayak Hospital in New Delhi on Sunday. (ANI)
Updated on May 29, 2023 07:52 AM IST

Sisodia writes note seeking justice for protesting wrestlers

Manish Sisodia, former deputy chief minister, has written to Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi from Tihar jail demanding justice for wrestlers protesting against sexual harassment.

AAP leader and former Delhi deputy chief minister Manish Sisodia being brought to Rouse Avenue Court in April. (PTI)
Updated on May 27, 2023 11:31 PM IST

Under-trial inmate dies by suicide in Delhi's Tihar jail; second in 5 days

A 29-year-old under-trial inmate died by suicide in Delhi's Tihar jail on Friday morning.

Tihar jail. (PTI photo)
Published on May 26, 2023 10:25 PM IST

80 officials from Tihar jail transferred in Tillu Tajpuriya murder case

The transfer order was issued on Thursday following directions of Delhi Prisons Director General Sanjay Beniwal.

Security personnel outside at a gate of Tihar Jail. (PTI)
Published on May 26, 2023 04:07 PM IST

Bail for Jain: Six weeks' relief for ex-Delhi minister on medical grounds

Satyendar Jain bail: Satyendar Jain was hospitalised and put on oxygen support on Thursday after he collapsed inside a washroom in Tihar Jail.

Ex-Delhi health minister Satyendar Jain. (File )
Updated on May 26, 2023 12:14 PM IST
By | Edited by Chandrashekar Srinivasan

Ex-AAP minister Satyendar Jain in ICU, put on oxygen support at LNJP hospital

A CT scan was conducted, a repeat of his spinal X-ray was done, and Satyendar Jain was put on pain meds for temporary relief, doctors said.

The issue over Satyendar Jain’s health was first raised on Monday. (HT Photo)
Updated on May 26, 2023 01:34 AM IST

Gangster Lawrence Bishnoi shifted to Delhi’s Mandoli jail from Gujarat

Bishnoi was brought from Gujarat jail in the wee hours on Thursday in connection with a case relating to the national investigation agency (NIA)

Lawrence Bishnoi was arrested by Gujarat ATS in drug smuggling case in April (File Photo)
Updated on May 25, 2023 01:28 PM IST

Afternoon brief: Kejriwal hits out at PM Modi after Jain falls in Tihar Jail

Here are today’s top news, analysis, and opinion. Know all about the latest news and other news updates from Hindustan Times.

Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal (HT Photo)
Published on May 25, 2023 01:07 PM IST

'God is watching': Kejriwal after Satyendar Jain falls in jail, sent to hospital

Arvind Kejriwal prayed for the speedy recovery of Satyendar Jain saying, “May God give him the strength to fight against these adverse circumstances.”

Former Delhi minister Satyendar Jain was taken to Safdarjung Hospital on Monday.(PTI)
Updated on May 25, 2023 12:55 PM IST

Tihar inmate dies by suicide hours after conviction in robbery case: Officials

The Tihar jail inmate was produced before a Delhi court on Monday and later he was found hanging in a jail bathroom

The director general (prisons) said that a judicial probe has been initiated into the case. (File)
Updated on May 23, 2023 01:31 PM IST
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