The Hush Post|1:47 pm |one-minute-read|
Many people were injured as clashes broke out at Central Jail on Tajpur Road here on Thursday. To control the situation, police opened fire in the air. The firing was till the time the reports last came in.
The clashes broke out after an undertrial died. However, the police were not able to confirm it.
Deputy Commissioner Pradeep Kumar Agrawal reached the jail premises immediately. Heavy security has been deployed around the jail and fire tenders sent to the spot.
It has been learnt, that a few prisoners also escaped from the jail; one of them was later arrested.