Staff Reporter

NEW DELHI: Certain changes have been made in the lodging policy of Tihar Central Jail here in the wake of setting up of new court premises and change in the jurisdiction of some courts. The new policy will come into force from Monday.

“As per the new policy, all those facing trial at Tis Hazari courts will be lodged in jail No. 1 and 3. Under-trials of Patiala House courts and Dwarka will be lodged in jail No. 4 and 7 respectively. Similarly those facing trial at Karkardooma courts will be kept in jail No. 8 and 9, while the Rohini courts under-trials will be lodged in Rohini jail itself,” said Tihar Central Jail spokesperson Sunil Gupta on Saturday.

Also the MTNL helpline number for those visiting the jail has now been changed to 28520202.