Objectionable items seized from Choudwar jail

Cuttack: In an early morning raid, the Commissionerate Police (CP) today seized two LED TVs, cigarettes, gutkha, hemps and many more objectionable materials from the Chouwdar Central jail in Cuttack district.

Based on a tip-off, the CP formed a special team headed by Cuttack DCP Sanjeev Arora and the sub-collector and then raided the jail this morning.

Speaking to reporters here after the raid, DCP Sanjeev Arora said the matter will be probed thoroughly to know how all these items were allowed to be used by the jail inmates.

There are some dreaded criminals in the jail who are running a crime network and plotting several crimes, the DCP added.