The Bombay High Court Friday directed the Maharashtra Police to inform it as to whether Himayat Baig, the lone convict in the 2010 German Bakery blast case, can be lodged in any other secure jail after he expressed apprehension of threat to his life in Yerwada jail.
Troubled Bollywood star Sanjay Dutt, who is currently in Pune's Yerwada jail, has reportedly appealed for a 14-day furlough. It has been reported that the 55-year-old actor has applied for the leave, with reasons best known to him.
Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt, who is lodged in Pune's Yerwada jail will spend some time with his wife Manyata Dutt today, on Karva Chauth. If reports are anything to go by, then the actor's wife will be going to the jail today to meet him on the special day.
Shiv Sena MLC Anil Parab has asked Maharashtra Governor K Sankaranarayanan to dismiss Home Minister R R Patil from the state cabinet for "leaking details" about 26/11 terrorist Ajmal Kasab`s time in prison and his cremation inside the Yerwada jail.
One of Mahatma Gandhi`s most prized possessions, the `charkha` he used in Yerwada Jail, will go under the hammer at a prestigious British auction house on November 5 with the minimum bid set at 60,000 pounds.
Actor Sanjay Dutt, sent to the Arthur Road Central jail here, spent a restless night reading spiritual books, while his lawyer on Friday requested the TADA court to shift him from the high-security egg-shaped cell where he felt suffocated.
Sanjay Dutt can’t postpone it any further. Convicted in the 1993 Mumbai blasts case, the Bollywood superstar will surrender before the designated TADA court in south Mumbai by tomorrow evening, his lawyers told the court on Wednesday.