Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Bargarh, Dec 20:

An arrestee died on Sohela JMFC Court premises before being produced in the court on Tuesday afternoon.


The deceased, identified as Krushna Chandra Hati (62), was arrested by Excise department officials on charges of illegal liquor trading.

Police today took the accused to the court after deposition of related documents. However, he fell down on the floor while sitting inside the court premises and was found dead.

His son has denied the charges against Krushna Chandra claiming that police did not admit him to hospital after he fell down following which his father breathed his last.

Police have clarified seizure of liquor from his house.