Special hearings in Beur jail

Last Updated: Wednesday, January 27, 2010 - 00:19

Patna: Special courts today heard around 40
cases inside high security Beur jail on Republic day in a
novel move to set free prisoners involved in petty crime.

Judges from civil court including District Judge Patna
Hemant Kumar Srivastava, Chief Judicial Magistrate S P Singh
and other judicial magistrate went to Beur jail this morning
and held hearings the whole day.

The judges heard around 40 cases and pronounced there
judgement on the spot, Beur Jail Jailer D D Mitra said.


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First Published: Wednesday, January 27, 2010 - 00:19

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