Udupi: Two Undertrials Escape from District Prison

Udupi: Two undertrials escaped from the district prison at Hiriyadka here on January 23.

According to sources Ashok alias Babru and Kumar Gosavi, both accused in a theft case, escaped from the prison in the afternoon at around 3 pm on January 23. Udupi SP Annamalai has confirmed the incident on Sunday January 24.

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The prisoners along with Babru and Kumar Gosavi were working in the garden when they escaped by jumping the compound wall. According to procedures, the Jail warden filed a complaint in the Hiriyadka Police Station.

Special teams have been formed to nab the prisoners. The constables on duty would be taken to task said SP Annamalai.

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