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Byculla jail incident

Police object to bailing Byculla jail staff accused as it could hamper inquiry

The reply also said that the investigating agency has direct, circumstantial and electronic evidence against the accused.

05 Aug 2017 1:24 AM

Manju Shetye’s death not accidental: Maharashtra government

Assures that doctors who submitted false affidavit would be suspended.

29 Jul 2017 2:51 AM

No relief for six arrested in Manju Shetye murder case

The court today adjourned the hearing of the bail application till August 4.

26 Jul 2017 1:37 AM

Angry Bombay HC pulls up Byculla jail staff

Says officials trying to leave no stone unturned to show inmate Manju Shetye’s death an accident.

25 Jul 2017 1:52 AM

Manju Shetye’s brother wants CBI probe

Alleges women inmates of Byculla jail being forced to have sex with some prison staff.

22 Jul 2017 2:14 AM


Committee to discuss jail reforms

Justice Radhakrishnan committee held its first meeting on July 10 and the next meeting is scheduled for July 19.

15 Jul 2017 1:46 AM

MLA ‘eyewitness’ to tampering

Kadam tells court he saw evidence destroyed after Sheyte’s murder.

15 Jul 2017 1:39 AM

NCP wants senior jail officials to be suspended

An alleged letter written by a jail superintendent of one of the districts of Maharashtra is in circulation in power corridors.

14 Jul 2017 2:48 AM

Women MPs speak to inmates, officials

In aftermath of Manju Shetye’s death, visit Byculla women’s prison and hear versions of both sides.

14 Jul 2017 2:46 AM

Police suspect stick used on Manju Shetye was disposed off

The CCTV cameras have revealed that one of the accused jail staffers entered the barrack with a wooden stick.

12 Jul 2017 2:47 AM


Bombay HC slams cops for not filing FIR post jail row

Satpute claimed that the FIR shows that she had died at 7 pm on June 23 but the post-mortem report shows that she had died at 6.30 pm.

11 Jul 2017 1:13 AM

Complaint filed against Swati Sathe

‘Tainted’ cop seeks criminal action against her for backing six arrested Byculla prison staffers.

10 Jul 2017 1:23 AM

CCTV footage shows six staffers assaulting Manju Shetye

The crime branch is yet to begin recording the statements of the 291 prison inmates.

08 Jul 2017 2:20 AM

Swati Sathe quits jail brawl probe

IG (Prison) Rajyavardhan Sinha takes over investigation into inmate’s death.

08 Jul 2017 2:15 AM

Prison department to submit report in a week

The inquiry focuses on the possible mishandling of the situation and the reason of prisoners going out of control.

06 Jul 2017 2:42 AM


Constable inserted baton in inmate’s privates: Police

The court on Sunday remanded five prison officials in police custody till July 7.

03 Jul 2017 1:15 AM

Police to initiate inquiry into Indrani's complaint

Mukerjea had submitted a written application to the police late on Wednesday mentioning the allegations against the women’s prison staffers.

30 Jun 2017 2:39 AM

Women Commission seeks report on Byculla inmate death

Commission has taken suo moto cognisance of the incident under section 10 (1) (k) of the Maharashtra State Women Commission Rules, 1993.

28 Jun 2017 1:38 AM