The Rich and the Famous in Tihar

  • Sudheendra Kulkarni: a former aide of the senior BJP leader L.K. Advani, was sent to the custodial jail under the cash for votes scam. According to Kulkarni, the charge against him was false and politically motivated. His role apparently was that of a whistleblower! He believed he had nothing to hide, and that he was ready to go to jail if the Corruption in the Country’s is widely exposed! He is currently serving his term in Tihar Jail!

  • Karim Morani: The CBI ordered the arrest of Cineyug Films’ founder Karim Morani, a co-conspirator in the 2G Scam! He was taken into custody despite he pleaded to be innocent! His charge sheet has been launched in the Tihar Jail! Before him A. Raja too was implicated in the same scam!

  • Kanimozi, the DMK MP Kanimozi and Kalaignar TV MD Sharad Pawar too have been remanded the Tihar Jail charge sheet after being implicated in the 2G Scam! Kanimozi has been charged under the Prevention of Corruption Act for taking bribe through the Kalaignar TV, a channel run by the DMK! She is currently spending her tenure in the Jail!

  • Suresh Kalmadi, the man behind the Commonwealth Games Scam is serving his time too in the Tihar! He has apparently caused the Country crores of damage! He has been arrested under the crime of corruption and buying TSR equipment from a Swiss Firm at an inflated price of Rs.141 crore for the event!

  • A.Raja, the stalwart responsible for the 2G scam is lodged in Jail No. 1 of the Tihar! His records as far as the scam have been eye popping, as a result of which he has to serve a long term in the Jail! Inside the jail however, he is allowed certain privileges over the other inmates, nonetheless, the scamster has been nabbed and proved guilty!