Saroj Vasishth (b Nov 17, 1932) presently residing in Shimla, HP has compiled and edited six books of poetry and prose written by jail inmates, five from those in Himachal Pradesh from 1997 to 2015 and one by inmates of Tihar jail. She has held writing workshops and inspired the inmates to pen their thoughts on their aspirations, their condition and their lives in general; all published by Delhi Kala Karam. Vasishth has written vastly on her experiences in Tihar Jail too.