Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Cuttack, Mar 13:
An undertrial prisoner lodged in Baramba jail under Cuttack district of Odisha today breathed his last allegedly after suffering from chest pain.
According to the police, the prisoner – identified as Abhay Pradhan (45) complained of chest pain early this morning. He was admitted to Baramba hospital.
The doctor, however, suggested the jail authorities to shift him to Athagarh sub-divisional hospital after his condition deteriorated.
Pradhan breathed his last while being taken there. The doctors of Athagarh sub-divisional hospital declared him dead on arrival.
Abhay Pradhan was a resident of Muliaba village under Baramba police limits. He had been lodged in Baramba jail after being accused in a dowry torture case.