Sukesh Chandrashekar, an accused in the Election Commission (EC) bribery case, today moved the Delhi High Court alleging that despite an order not to subject him to violence inside Tihar jail, he was tortured.
Indian prisons are overcrowded and understaffed. Unless these issues are dealt with, prisons will remain hellish for the socio-economically disadvantaged.
Money and power can buy you a special room, outside food, extra meetings hours and a “lot more”.
Subrata Roy has to furnish INR.5,000 crore in cash and a bank guarantee of equal amount to secure his release from prison
68-year-old prisoner claims he is being harassed by frequent transfers between different jails within the Tihar prison complex.