Parappana Agrahara Central prison

Serial rapist-killer Jaishankar alias 'psycho Shankar' commits 'suicide' in Bengaluru jail

Jaishankar nicknamed 'Psycho Shankar' was a criminal notorious for a series of rapes and murders during 2008–2011.

Feb 28, 2018, 16:50 PM IST

D Roopa has been allotted responsible position: Karnataka DGP RK Dutta

On July 14, Roopa had also said she is being unnecessarily targetted and singled out for exposing irregularities at the Parappana Agrahara Central prison.

Jul 18, 2017, 19:26 PM IST

V Sasikala VIP treatment: DMK seeks probe, says necessary actions need to be taken

"The report that has been presented by Deputy Inspector General (DIG) (Prisons) D Roopa is indeed shocking. Like Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah said, a probe is necessary into the matter, after which necessary action needs to be taken," DMK spokesperson Saravanan told ANI.

Jul 16, 2017, 09:30 AM IST

'Cyanide' Mallika, Sasikala's dangerous neighbour in Bengaluru prison, shifted

'Cyanide' Mallika, a convicted serial killer who was lodged in a cell next to the one in which AIADMK leader VK Sasikala has been put in Parappana Agrahara central prison, has now been shifted, reports said on Wednesday.

Feb 22, 2017, 13:38 PM IST

Bangalore: Daring jailbreak leaves cops red-faced

Jaishankar, a 36-year-old undertrial facing more than two dozen criminal charges including rape and murder, gave the officials and guards at the high security Parappana Agrahara Central prison the slip in the wee hours

Sep 02, 2013, 11:42 AM IST