UTP dies while undergoing treatment

Sambalpur: An undertrial prisoner (UTP) died while undergoing treatment at the Sambalpur District Headquarters Hospital on Sunday.

The deceased was identified as Prasanna Shabar. As per reports, Shabar had been lodged in the Kalahandi jail on murder charges.

The UTP was recently brought to the Sambalpur hospital for treatment after he complained of illness.

Till the last report came in, family members of Shabar were yet to reach the hospital.

Further details in connection with the incident are awaited.