Prisoner dies under mysterious conditions
A 24-year-old man lodged in the district jail on murder charges died here under mysterious circumstances, following which a case was lodged against six persons – including three jail employees. Tunkesh Yadav, belonging to Nadrauli village, lodged in the jail since March 24, 2014, had complained of stomachache and was admitted to the district hospital on April 21 from where he was brought back to jail on April 23, SP City Anil Kumar Yadav said. Tunkesh , a relative of SP MLA from Gunnaur Ram Khilari Singh Yadav, again complained of stomachache on Sunday and was rushed to the hospital, where doctors declared him brought dead. Tunkesh’s brother has alleged that the family had received a hand-written letter on April 7, in which he had complained of being harassed by three members of the jail staff and apprehended that he might be killed.