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Mallya case affect? India building better jails for fugitive millionaires

The government is in the process of improving standards of prisons across Maharashtra state

  ThelargestandoldestprisoninIndia’sfinancialhubMumbaiwillgetanewblockofcellsthatwillmeetinternationalnormsonprisonerrights.Thereason:fugitivebusinessmenarecitingpoorjailconditionstostaveoffextradition. TheMumbaiCentralPrison,popularlyknownastheArthurRoadJail,isdemolishinganoldstructuretomakewayfortheblock,theTimesofIndianewspaperreported,citinganofficialitdidnotidentify.ThegovernmentisintheprocessofimprovingstandardsofprisonsacrossMaharashtrastateinlinewithstandardsintheUSand ...