Bihar jail

Party in jail: Murder convict Pintu Tiwari celebrates birthday with inmates in Bihar's Sitamarhi

In the video, criminal Pintu Tiwari can be spotted accepting gifts from other prisoners, who were singing happy birthday for him while he cuts the cake.

Sep 01, 2019, 12:53 PM IST

Bihar mulls enhancing capacity of jails to meet overflow of arrested tipplers

Facing a crisis of space to house nearly 35,000 people arrested under new liquor law, the Bihar government is mulling capacity expansion of prisons to accommodate overflow of tipplers.

Feb 08, 2017, 18:14 PM IST

Rope made in Bihar jail used to hang Yakub Memon

A rope supplied by a Bihar jail was used to hang 1993 Mumbai serial blasts convict Yakub Memon on Thursday, an official said.

Jul 30, 2015, 11:41 AM IST

Undertrial commits suicide in Bihar jail: Police

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

Dec 21, 2014, 14:34 PM IST

11 mobile phones among various items seized from Bihar jail

Eleven mobile phones and some other objectionable items were seized from a division jail in Bihar`s Araria district, a police officer said.

Aug 04, 2013, 21:54 PM IST

Objectionable materials seized from Bihar jail

The district authorities on Saturday seized objectionable materials from the divisional jail in Bihar`s Kishanganj district, official sources said.

Feb 16, 2013, 15:14 PM IST

Six prisoners attempt suicide in Bihar jail

Six undertrials in a Bihar jail attempted suicide to protest against alleged high handedness by jail authorities.

May 15, 2012, 00:41 AM IST

Joint team raids Munger jail, seize mobile phones

A joint team of police and district
officials on Wednesday raided the divisional jail in Bihar`s Munger
district.

Feb 01, 2012, 11:40 AM IST

Mobile phones, ganja found in Bihar jail

Eleven mobile phones and more than 40 packets of ganja or cannabis were seized from inmates of a Bihar jail during a raid early on Wednesday, police said.

Jul 20, 2011, 11:26 AM IST

Twelve mobile phones seized from Bihar jail

Twelve mobile phones were seized from inmates of a Bihar jail during a raid early Wednesday, police said.

Apr 07, 2010, 12:09 PM IST

Ten mobile phones seized from Bihar jail

Ten mobile phones were seized from the inmates of a Bihar jail Thursday morning, according to police sources.

Mar 11, 2010, 14:47 PM IST