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Freedom Bazaar in fetters

The initiative in Vellore jail was meant to help reform & rehabilitate prisoners A fast food outlet, a vegetable stall and salon that are part of Vellore Central Prison's Freedom Bazaar have been shut since March 26 amid allegations that jail ... The Hindu, 1 month ago

Seeking solace, Rajiv Gandhi killers turn spiritual in jail

Vellore: Convicts in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case, Sriharan and Santhan lodged in the Central prison here for nearly 25 years, have turned deeply spiritual. Out of the seven convicts in the case, V Sriharan alias Murugan and Santhan are ...
 Deccan Chronicle2 months ago Seeking solace, Rajiv Gandhi convicts turn spiritual  Economic Times2 months ago Seeking solace, Rajiv convicts turn spiritual  Press Trust of India2 months ago Convicts in Rajiv assassination case find solace in spirituality  Rediff.com2 months ago
New Indian Express

Doctor's Deposition Helps Depressed Man Walk out of Jail in Son's Murder Case

CHENNAI: Son of a poor ex-serviceman in a remote village in Vellore district, he became an engineer, secured a lucrative job, fell in love with a woman and married her, was blessed with a son and was leading a happy life. A bolt from the blue fell ...
 New Indian Express1 month ago
Siasat Daily

IT dept official, wife get jail term in cheating case

Chennai, May 27 (PTI) A senior Income Tax department official was today sentenced to two years rigorous imprisonment by the CBI court here in a cheating case. Additional Special Judge for CBI cases V Sofanadevi awarded two years rigorous ...
 Press Trust of India3 hours ago

Chittoor jail inmate collapses, dies in hospital

Another undertrial tries to commit suicide Commotion gripped the district jail complex here on Friday, when an undertrial collapsed suddenly in the morning and a little later another inmate tried to commit suicide. In the first instance, ...
 The Hindu1 week ago
Deccan Chronicle

Gokul Raj murder case: Yuvaraj sends shocking WhatsApp message

Namakkal : A Whatsapp message purportedly released from the Vellore Central prison by Yuvaraj, the prime accused in Dalit engineering graduate Gokul Raj murder case, has sent shockwaves here. Though inmates in prison are not allowed to use cell ...
 Deccan Chronicle2 weeks ago

Murugan observes vow of silence, rejects jail food

V. Sriharan alias Murugan, one of the life convicts in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case, has been observing mouna vratham for the last 13 days at the Vellore Central Prison for Men. He has been keeping away from food served in the prison, and ...
 The Hindu1 month ago

Jail Network: Planned in Cells, Executed Via Mobiles

CHENNAI: From coin-box phones to signal jammers, various measures have been taken. But police officers are still concerned that cellphones continue to find their way into the prison and help a few hardcore criminals to continue their operations. ...
 New Indian Express1 month ago Police Concerned Over Cellphones Being Smuggled Into Prisons  New Indian Express2 months ago
Hindu Business Line

Road to compassion

Mumbai resident Devender Ambedkar runs a bicycle repair shop in Borivali. A little past four on a warm December evening in 2014, he had set off on his motorbike on an errand. Spying a swelling crowd a few metres away, Ambedkar instinctively knew it ...
 Hindu Business Line8 hours ago

Tamil Nadu inmates perform well in Class 10 exams

CHENNAI: Many Tamil Nadu prisoners who took the Class 10 board examinations passed the crucial exam, according to results declared on Wednesday. As many as 226 prisoners took the state board exams and 199 of them passed. Of the 199 who passed ...
 Times of India1 day ago
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