3 officials of Choudwar jail shunted

Cuttack: Three officials of Choudwar Circle jail including Sub Assistant Jailor of the prison were shunted, ADG Pradeep Kapur said on Thursday.

He added on the basis of a preliminary probe report from DIG on the seizure of contrabands and LED TV from the Choudwar jail the action has been taken against the prison’s Sub Assistant Jailor Manoj Kumar Sutar and two jail warders.

Further, he stated more staff of the prison are involved in this and action will also be taken against them after getting the final report.

Notably, on September 3, the Commissionerate Police conducted a surprise raid on the jail and seized two LED TVs, pendrive and big quantity of contrabands.