The prisoners reportedly sell vegetables everyday, but there is no one to keep an eye on them.
Cuttack: Md Mustafa, the accused in the Salepur rape case, reportedly tried to commit suicide by hanging himself in the latrine of the Salepur Sub Jail Wednesday night. However he was rescued by the jail staff. According to reports, Mustafa was not seen for a long time last evening. After a frantic search, an inmate […]
Athagarh: Normal life was affected in Athagarh as vehicles stayed off the roads and shops were shut due to an eight-hour bandh observed by the local bar association demanding relocation of the sub-jail from Choudwar. The strike received support from local bus association and other social outfits as well. Members of the bar association demanded […]
Kendrapara: Panic gripped Kendrapara sub-jail and government quarters after 12 poisonous snakes were recovered from there on Wednesday. According to sources, the snake helpline members rescued cobras and Indian kraits from different wards of the sub-jail. Also read: 18-ft long king cobra rescued from Similipal village It is suspected that there are more poisonous snakes […]
Malkangiri: An under trial prisoner of Malkangiri sub jail died following cardiac arrest on Sunday morning while undergoing treatment at hospital. The deceased has been identified as Krishna Goldar, a resident of MV-72. According to sources, Goldar was rushed to Malkangiri district headquarters hospital in the morning today after he felt pain in his chest. […]
Umerkote: At least 40 Congress workers, including women, courted arrest while hundreds of party workers gheraoed the Umerkote police station today demanding immediate release of former MP Pradip Majhi from Umerkote Sub Jail in Nabarangpur district. According to reports, the Congress workers led by Gajendra Nayak took out a rally in Umerkote in the morning […]