Taking its first step into online retailing, the Indian capital’s Tihar Jail is offering goods over the Internet made by inmates, including murderers and kidnappers, producing a wide variety of baked goods, furniture, weaving, tailoring, oil extraction, paper, and shoes.
In the last financial year, its annual revenue passed an impressive $2.5 million, and after opening stores across Delhi, prison authorities launched www.tihartj.nic.in in a latest marketing idea. The website showcases photographs of food, furniture, clothing, and painting, all made by convicts. The computer-savvy inmates also wrote the html coding for the website. Read Full Story from the Publisher.