Mangaluru: A Day after Senior Cops’ Visit, Jail Raid Unearths Knives, Mobiles, Accessories

Mangaluru: The district’s jail never fail to hog limelight for wrong reasons. It was on Monday, Nov 2, that a fight broke out which claimed two lives. On the very next day, two top police officials of ADGP rank from the state level arrived and held a thorough combing.

The search continued for the second day by a team of city police and the jail staff. The team was led by IGP jails. It raked in a big haul in terms of prohibited items. Evey cell was rummaged.

The seized goods included six knives, 16 mobile phones, 7 SIM cards, 7 memory cards, mobile batteries, chargers, electric wires, lighters, electric testers, electric heaters, chilli powder etc. They have been seized.

A case has been registered at the Barke police station.

Following the double murder in the jail, home minister Dr G Parameshwar, who took over recently, is likely to visit the city and the jail on Nov 7.

1 Comment

  1. Can Mr. Parameshwar prove that he is better Home Minister than Mr. George??? First and fore most they should move this Jail from midst of the City to a remote destination in the District.

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