Dhenkanal, December 13 (LocalWire)An under trial prisoner lodged in Dhenkanal jail and facing trial in a case of rape escaped from the prison, raising question on the security system.
The UTP, Shiba Singh, successfully scaled the jail wall on Friday evening hours using towels and bed sheets.
The jail inmates are locked up inside their respective cells after the sunset.
It is yet to be ascertained how the UTP managed to get out of the cell to execute the jail break successfully.
A departmental inquiry is being conducted into the jail break, said prison officials of State police headquarters.