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Video shows undertrial in Bathinda jail being thrashed

A video on Wednesday surfaced on the social media purportedly showing an undertrial at Bathinda central prison being stripped naked and thrashed by fellow inmates.

Protest erupts after undertrial dies at Azamgarh jail

Inmates at the divisional jail here today staged a demonstration after an undertrial in a dowry death case died allegedly due to lack of proper treatment.

Undertrial opens fire at NIMHANS in Bengaluru; no casualties

An under treatment prisoner at NIMHANS here snatched a rifle from a police guard and opened fire in the hospital premises.

NHRC issues notice to UP Chief Secretary after death of undertrial

 National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has issued a notice to Uttar Pradesh Chief Secretary over reported death of an undertrial after alleged assault by prison guard.

Undertrial beaten to death in UP Jail; inmates clash, 26 hurt

 An undertrial lodged at a district jail here was beaten to death allegedly by prison guards for eve-teasing a female colleague following which the inmates clashed with jail officials injuring 26 people, including six policemen.

Undertrial commits suicide in Jaisalmer jail

A 25-year-old undertrial inmate at the Jaisalmer prison on Sunday allegedly committed suicide in the jail lavatory, officials said here.

Undertrial escapes from police custody in UP; cop suspended

An undertrial managed to escape from custody while being taken to local court here, following which a police personal has been suspended, officials said on Sunday.

Undertrial dies in UP jail

A 23-year-old undertrial, who was lodged in the district jail here in connection with a murder case, died today following severe stomach ache, jail authorities said.

Undertrial escapes, 2 constables suspended

An undertrial, who was undergoing treatment at the district hospital here, on Thursday escaped from custody following which two jail constables were suspended, police said.

Undertrial dies of heart attack in Jammu

A 69-year-old undertrial allegedly died of heart attack at a government hospital here, officials said on Tuesday.

Judicial probe ordered into undertrial's death in Muzaffarnagar

Judicial probe has been ordered into the death of an undertrial prisoner, accused of committing arson and murder in the 2013 Muzaffarnagar riots, jail authorities said on Saturday.

Rape accused marries 22-year-old victim in Odisha

A 32-year-old undertrial in Odisha has married a 22-year-old woman whom he allegedly raped in January last year, an official said Thursday.

Father of dead undertrial in Mathura alleges conspiracy

The father of an undertrial who was allegedly shot dead by unidentified assailants while being taken to Agra for treatment, has alleged that he was killed in a fake encounter under a "conspiracy", a charge denied by the police.

Undertrial commits suicide in Bihar jail: Police

An undertrial prisoner has committed suicide by hanging himself in Bettiah district jail, police said on Sunday.

Undertrial commits suicide in Mainpuri

An undertrial today allegedly committed suicide inside the district jail in Mainpuri, a police spokesman said here.

Undertrial prisoners should be released on bail: NHRC Chief

Maintaining that prisons are for convicts and not for undertrials, National Human Rights Commission Chairperson, Justice KG Balakrishnan on Thursday said that after filing of chargesheets, the undertrial prisoners should be released on bail to reduce overcrowding in jails.

Undertrial escapes police custody in UP

An undertrial, lodged in district jail here escaped police custody when he was being taken for a court hearing.

Undertrial escapes police custody in UP

An undertrial, lodged in jail in a murder case, today fled from the police custody from Sahjanwa area here whle being taken to court for his hearing.

Undertrial escapes from court in UP, accompanying cop too missing

An undertrial accused in a murder case escaped from a local court here after which the cop accompanying him also went missing, police said here on Sunday.

Undertrial escapes from police custody

An undertrial escaped from police custody here while he was returning from court, police said Monday.