Delhi High Court seeks response from Centre, Delhi govt in PIL to temporarily release inmates from jails to control COVID-19 spread

Highlighting that the present COVID-19 wave was more dangerous and spread faster, the Petitioners have stated that overcrowding was an endemic crisis of its own in prisons.
Delhi High Court seeks response from Centre, Delhi govt in PIL to temporarily release inmates from jails to control COVID-19 spread
Tihar Jail

The Delhi High Court today issued notice in a public interest litigation seeking temporary release of inmates from jails in the city in the wake of COVID-19 crisis. (Shobha Gupta vs UOI &Ors)

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