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For now, Jayalalithaa can't free seven Rajiv assassins, says Supreme Court

Lifer Drinks Phenol After Jail Officials Reject Request for Ba...

A 46-year-old life convict undergoing imprisonment in the Vellore Central Prison for Men, consumed phenol after the prison authorities turned down his petition to shift him to the prison in Bangalore on Tuesday. He was shifted to the Rajiv Gandhi ... New Indian Express, 3 weeks ago

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A daughter waits to be reunited

CHENNAI: She was born in prison and raised in a special cell for women in Vellore jail for nearly two years. For 22-year-old Harithra, February 18 may well be one of the happiest days of her life. Her parents Murugan and Nalini were among the five ...
 Times of India2 months ago

When Jail Erupted in Ecstasy

The inmates of the Vellore Central Prison for Men were speechless for a while before erupting in joy after hearing Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa's announcement ensuring the release of the convicts in Rajiv Gandhi assassination case on Wednesday. ...
 New Indian Express2 months ago

Tamil outfits hail State Cabinets resolution

Festive atmosphere prevails outside Vellore jail
 The Hindu2 months ago
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An emotional moment for families Rajiv case convicts

Relatives gather at Vellore jail to meet their loved ones It was an emotional get-together of family members with Perarivalan and Murugan, whose death penalty was commuted to life imprisonment by the Supreme Court in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case, at ...
 The Hindu2 months ago

Jail authorities oppose Nalini's request for 1 month leave

Authorities of Vellore jail today opposed the request of Nalini, a convict in Rajiv Gandhi assassination case, for grant of one month leave to visit her ailing father saying political parties will try to meet her and "utilise" this situation. The Prison ...
 Business Standard2 months ago Jail authorities oppose Nalini`s request for one month leave  Zee News2 months ago

Sessions Judge Gets it for Blindly Rejecting Bail plea

Madras High Court has slammed sessions judge and judicial officers in Vellore for denying bail on a bailable offence to a person who was booked under section 212 of the Indian Penal Code and said blindfolded orders are an anathema to freedom loving ...
 New Indian Express4 weeks ago Madras HC: Accused entitled to benefit, protection of law  Times of India4 weeks ago HC grants bail to accused in murder case  Business Standard India4 weeks ago

Inmate Flees, 3 Jail Officials Suspended

The Prison Department here on Friday suspended three warders, including the chief warder, on charges of dereliction of duty. They were on duty when a 57-year-old life convict G Natrajan gave them the slip from the Vellore prison on Thursday ...
 New Indian Express1 month ago

Rajiv killers 'jubilant like never before'

Update on the TN govt's decision to release Rajiv Gandhi's killers: Murugan, Santhan, Perarivalan and Nalini, lodged in Vellore Central Prison, were "jubilant like never before" on being informed about the government decision to release all seven convicts, jail officials said. They also said the convicts would be released once they received the orders from the government. ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago

Vellore erupts into celebration

Soon after the Supreme Court commuted the death sentence of Murugan, Santhan and Perarivalan to life imprisonment, celebrations began in Vellore town that houses the central prison where the trio are lodged since 1991. Cadres of political parties ...
 The Hindu2 months ago Santhan, Murugan attribute it to divine grace  The Hindu2 months ago
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