The prison is considered as one of the most sensitive prisons in Maharashtra. It houses undertrials and convicts of some of the most high-profile cases. After the 26/11 attack, Pakistani gunman Ajmal Kasab was kept here in a high security cell.
Other high-profile inmates were gangster Abu Salem, the 2008 Mumbai attacks accused Abu Jundal; Satish Kalia, the sharp shooter for Chhota Rajan who was also accused of journalist J Dey's murder;
Uday Pathak, who has been convicted in four murder cases; Areeb Majeed, an ISIS sympathiser; tax evader Hasan Ali Khan; Mustafa Dossa, alleged Dawood aide, who was deported from Dubai for his role in the 1993 riots; Peter Mukerjea, accused in the Sheena Bora murder conspiracy case, and Vipul Ambani, who was arrested in connection with the PNB fraud, among others.