Prisoner escapes from Karanjia sub-jail

Mayurbhanj: Raising question over the security arrangement of jails across the state, a prisoner, who was serving imprisonment in Karanjia sub-jail in Mayurbhanj district, escaped from the jail today.
The prisoner has been identified as Bhagban Tudu of Kaliapani village under Karanjia police limits. He had been lodged at Karanjia sub-jail after being convicted of murder.According to sources, the prisoner, who was allotted the gardening duty managed to escape from the jail premises right under the nose of the authorities.
The accused escaped from the jail when all other prisoners of the jail were engaged in the works allotted to them.
The jail authorities tried to trace the prisoner but in vain. Reportedly, the police have launched a manhunt to nab the absconding prisoner.

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