Dasna jail owes Talwars Rs 49,500; they say keep it

The Talwars had helped revive Dasna Jail's near-defunct dental department. Not only were they treating jail inmates but also jail staff and their children. Photograph:( ANI )

WION Web Team New Delhi, Delhi, India Oct 16, 2017, 07.27 AM (IST)

Nupur and Rajesh Talwar are owed Rs 49,500 by Ghaziabad's Dasna Jail, but they're telling the jail to keep it.

The Talwars, who are both dentists, had helped revive the jail's near-defunct dental department. 

They are owed the money for their services. 

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Not only were the Talwars treating inmates but also jail staff and their children. 

And they will continue to visit the jail every fortnight to continue treating inmates. 

The Talwars' conviction for the murder of their daughter Aarushi and help Hemraj was overturned by the Allahabad High Court last Thursday. 

News reports said after their acquittal, a number of inmates and jail staff and dependants with dental problems had queued up to visit the Talwars. 

Also read: Aarushi's parents will return to jail every 15 days -- to treat inmates

Aarushi and Hemraj were murdered in 2008. The Talwars were convicted by a special CBI court in 2013. 

Ever since then they have been lodged at Dasna Jail.   

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They will be released today. 

Also read: Rajesh and Nupur Talwar to be freed today, at long last