Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Dharmagarh, Jun 20:

An undertrial prisoner (UTP) died under mysterious circumstances at the Dharmagarh sub-jail in Odisha’s Kalahandi district today.

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The deceased prisoner identified as Lingaraj Kharsel was arrested over an incident of betting on June 10 and was put behind bars, reports said.

Lingaraj was found in an unconscious state when his family members had visited the jail to meet him at the jail today. He was rushed to the sub-divisional hospital here where doctors declared him dead, reports added.

However, family members suspect foul play behind Lingaraj’s death.