"What is going on in Tihar jail? People are enjoying TV, Sofas", Supreme Court

Murali Krishnan November 22 2018
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The Supreme Court today expressed grave concern over prisoners enjoying special facilities in jails, making a specific reference to Tihar Jail.

Referring to newspaper reports regarding certain inmates enjoying special facilities in jails, Justice Madan B Lokur said,

"What is going on? A parallel system is running in jails? Are there special rights in jails?"

Referring to a newspaper report pertaining to Tihar jail, Lokur J demanded,

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