A case have been registered at Tezu Police station , massive combing operation and manhunt have been launched-SP Lohit.
In a sensational District’s Jailbreak case, 4 (four) prisoner escaped from the District Jail at Tezu by using Bamboo ladder at the broad day light under the noses of district jail authority and police in between 1.30 PM to 2 PM in the afternoon.
Among the four escapes, Kalaiso Mepo, Dolu Chakma, Lombu Thapa was convicted under different cases and Pritamber Bhuiya was Under Trail Prisoner (UTP).
SP Lohit, DW Thongon while confirming the jail break incident at Tezu district jail today said a case have been registered at Tezu Police station and a massive combing operation and manhunt have been launched.
Several check nakas have also been established and all police station in the area have been alerted.
we have been launching several search operation to nab them. Entire exit points have been sealed. Jungle, River sites and full search operation in and around the township have been rigorously imitated”, informs the SP further.
Meanwhile, the high level sources also cited the utter negligence of the Jail authority. The sources said the prisoner were in routine social service drive. Taking advantage of isolation they used makeshift ladder being used in the construction site in the Jail premises to flee which is unfortunate, rues the sources.
As per sources such incident have also been reported in past, earlier also inmates escaped by digging the wall.