Bengaluru: An ugly fight broke out among the inmates of the Parappana Agrahara jail on the outskirts of the city on Friday morninng.
There was a heavy exchange of blows. It began in the canteen around 8-30 am.
Ganesh (21), hailing from C S Pura of Gubbi taluk in Tumkur district, sustained critical injuries in the head and chest. He was taken to the jail clinic but was declared dead the soon after.
A few others too have sustained injuries. Cases have been filed against Bharat, Prabhu, Satish and Prashant in connection with the death.