Delhi's central jails overcrowded, 94% more inmates against capacity1 min read 27 Aug 2022, 05:46 PM IST
There are around 19,500 prisoners in Delhi's 16 central jails at Tihar, Rohini and Mandoli; Which is 94% more than the sanctioned capacity
One of the most prominent penitentiary of India, the Tihar Prison Complex has over two-and-a-half times the number of inmates of its actual capacity, making it difficult to monitor them. Tihar prison has been in news many times for housing many high profile inmates.
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