Berhampur, June 4 (LocalWire): An under-trial died while undergoing treatment at MKCG Medical College and Hospital here on Tuesday.
The deceased was identified as Chakanayan Nahak of Pakalapalli under Ganjam district’s Aska police station limits.
He was lodged at the Sorada sub-jail since 19 March in a robbery case.
He was referred to MKCG Medical College and Hospital here on 30 May 30 as he was suffering from liver ailment, said jailor, Sorada sub-jail Sunil Kumar Patra.
‘We intimated his family after he fell ill and they were in the hospital during his treatment and when he underwent surgery recently,’ he added.
Patra said the body would be handed over to family members after conducting a post-mortem and completion of all legal procedures.
Nahak was earlier arrested twice for different criminal activities and lodged in sub-jails of Aska and Bhanjanagar.