Six undertrial prisoners escaped from a jail in Meghalaya’s West Jaintia Hills district on Saturday after attacking and overpowering the guards, Inspector General of Prisons Jerry FK Marak stated.
A homicide accused named ‘I Love You Talang’ is among the many six.
“Six prisoners escaped from the district jail at around 2 am,” Marak informed PTI.
The senior official, who’s conducting a preliminary investigation into the matter himself, stated that the prisoners attacked the jail workers and overpowered them.
He stated a radical investigation will likely be held into the incident.
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