Lost 5kg in 43 days in jail, suffered 2 bouts of illness: Chidambaram
Saturday, October 19, 2019, 12:00 PM
Former Union finance minister P Chidambaram, under arrest in the INX Media corruption case, told the Supreme Court that in the last 43 days in jail, he had lost five kg weight and suffered two bouts of illness. Chidambaram sought bail from the top court in the case and said following the two bouts of illness, he was administered antibiotics.
Supreme Court on Amrapali: Pay or be ready for jail
Tuesday, October 15, 2019, 2:49 PM
The Supreme Court ordered the alleged beneficiaries to whom the Amrapali group transferred the money invested by thousands of homebuyers in separate projects of the realty firm that either they deposit the money with the court registry or be ready to go to jail. The court also directed three directors of Amrapali group to deposit within four weeks Rs.11.77-crore in the Supreme Court accounts.
500 Prisoners To Be Shifted Out As Heavy Rain Floods Jail In UP
Monday, September 30, 2019, 11:48 AM
Heavy rain in Uttar Pradesh has forced authorities to transfer 500-prisoners from the district jail in Ballia after flood waters entered three barracks. The jail, which is located near the Ganges River and the border with Bihar, where 27 people have been killed after incessant rain in many parts of the state, including capital Patna, currently holds 950-prisoners against a maximum capacity of 350.