Prisoners aspire to pursue law, defend themselves; write entrance
The Indian Express / by Sadaf Modak
As per the Prison Statistics of India, 2021, while nearly 40 per cent of the prison population has studied below Class 10, 24 per cent have passed Class 10 but are below graduation.
Among thousands of aspirants who appeared for the Common Entrance Test (CET) for law held in Maharashtra on Wednesday was 35-year-old Sagar Gorkhe, who is in judicial custody in Taloja Central Jail in connection with the Elgaar Parishad case.
● Elgaar Parishad case accused allowed to appear for law entrance exam (The Indian Express / April 2023)