Manendra Patel, Durg. There has been a stir in the police department due to the escape of an undertrial prisoner of Central Jail Durg. According to the information received, both the prisoners were admitted to District Hospital Durg for treatment due to being unwell, from where both escaped by dodging the police.
Anupam alias Abhishek Jha of Baikunthpur district Vaishali, Bihar, was in jail in a murder case. The accused had shot dead a businessman at Samriddhi Jewelers in Patan and escaped after looting gold and silver jewellery. He was sent to jail in 2022 under sections 302, 394,397, 449,35, and 25, 27 of the Arms Act.
On November 14, the prisoner was brought to the district hospital, where the prisoner went to the toilet. During this time, two other masked men came, beat up the guards and took away the mobile phone with them. Jail Superintendent and Kotwali police station are busy investigating the case.