Prisoners(Search results - 49)
Top StoriesJul 1, 2021, 7:10 PM IST
India tells Pakistan: Return our civilians and fishermen in your custody
Simultaneously at New Delhi and Islamabad, the two neighbouring countries exchanged the lists of civilian prisoners and fishermen in their custody through diplomatic channels.
Top StoriesDec 16, 2020, 2:57 PM IST
Defence Diaries EP07: The Forgotten 54 Indian POWs of the 1971 Indo-Pak War
On Vijay Diwas, let's revisit the story of the 54 Indian Prisoners of War (POWs) held in Pakistani prisons, who went missing in action after Pakistan lost the 13-day war to India in 1971. It's been five decades and yet there's no clarity over their numbers and fate. Here's their story.
IndiaOct 1, 2020, 10:30 AM IST
668 inmates in 47 jails across Karnataka tested positive for COVID-19
The Karnataka government has reported that 668 prisoners in 47 jails across Karnataka had tested positive for COVID-19 until September 18. With 585 recoveries at present 83 inmates across the 47 prisons in the state are being treated at hospitals and care centers.
IndiaAug 27, 2020, 7:37 PM IST
Coronavirus: Prisoners being treated for COVID-19 go missing from hospital
A prison ward has been created in Gandhi Hospital to lodge prisoners who are infected with coronavirus
IndiaAug 12, 2020, 5:42 PM IST
Madhya Pradesh: Women prisoners test positive for COVID-19
Among the infected prisoners, one has an 18-month-old child with her, whose samples were taken, and a report is awaited.
IndiaJul 1, 2020, 4:11 PM IST
India, Pakistan exchange lists of civilian prisoners, fishermen
Pakistan has shared lists of 54 civilian prisoners and 270 fishermen in its custody, who are Indians or believed-to-be Indians
IndiaJun 8, 2020, 4:07 PM IST
2 coronavirus positive jail inmates escape from COVID care centre in Maharashtra
The two prisoners had recently tested positive for coronavirus and were being treated at Maharashtra’s Aurangabad COVID care centre
IndiaMay 17, 2020, 4:57 PM IST
Tamil Nadu releases nearly 50% of inmates to decongest jails
To curb the spread of coronavirus, 6,000 inmates of Tamil Nadu were granted bail. They were mostly undertrials and remand prisoners
Uttar PradeshMay 11, 2020, 5:57 PM IST
12 prisoners of Agra Central Jail test positive for Covid-19, junior doctor infected
Significantly, on Saturday afternoon, a 60-year-old convict of Agra Central Jail, who was tested positive for Covid-19, had died during treatment at the SN Medical College.
IndiaMay 8, 2020, 2:38 PM IST
Coronavirus: Arthur Road jail in Mumbai reports 103 cases of COVID-19
As 77 inmates and 26 jail authorities tested positive for coronavirus, fear has gripped 2600 undertrials at Arthur Road jail in Mumbai
IndiaApr 23, 2020, 4:23 PM IST
Uttar Pradesh creates 34 temporary jails for coronavirus lockdown violators
Out of the total prisoners in the state, 156 are foreign nationals while the remaining 132 are Indians
Uttar PradeshApr 10, 2020, 8:55 PM IST
Corona warriors: Prisoners create 16-foot-long sanitisation gallery to fight COVID-19
To fight the corona war and disinfect all those entering the premises of Meerut Jail, a 16-foot-long sanitisation gallery has been built and installed at its gate by the prisoners, who took three days to get this done
Coronavirus IndiaMar 27, 2020, 7:42 PM IST
TN prison dept procures 58 phones to help prisoners video call family members during coronavirus lockdown
Each prisoner in the Puzhal prison in Chennai can speak for ten minutes with their family members during coronavirus lockdown. The mobile phones are given in turns to prisoners from morning to evening 5pm.
IndiaMar 24, 2020, 8:40 PM IST
Coronavirus: Jodhpur prisoners go on hunger strike, demand release
Jodhpur jail inmates are demanding bail or parole amid COVID-19 outbreak stating that they fear for their safety.