Undertrial prisoner dies

1 Jan 2017

A 60-year-old undertrial prisoner of the district jail here died due to illness in Kairana town of Shamli district, police said. According to jail superintendent Rakesh Singh, Imran, a tuberculosis patient, was under treatment in a hospital here. He was lodged in jail last year under Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (NDPS) Act, he said, adding the body has been sent for postmortem. (PTI)