Undertrial prisoner dies in hospital

2 Apr 2018

A 38-year-old undertrial prisoner, who was lodged in the correctional home here, died in a hospital due to illness, the home ministry sources said today. Pradip Bandopadhyay, arrested on March 16 in connection with a criminal case, fell ill and was admitted to the Shaktinagar hospital a few days ago. As his condition deteriorated, he was referred to the Kalyani JNM hospital. But he died there on Sunday. He was suffering from asthma, the sources said. Bandopadhyay was a resident of Anulia under Ranaghat police station area in Nadia district.  (PTI)