The Hush Post: Two inmates of Ludhiana Central Jail have vanished. These two under trials are real brothers and are residents of Amloh, Fatehgarh Sahib.
The head count in the jail is carried out at 8:00 pm every evening and the staff found that they were short by two when the headcount took place. At 9:00 pm it was confirmed that two inmates were missing. Subsequently, police was informed.
According to available information, the missing men have been identified as Jasbir Singh and Harwinder Singh, both real brothers — and accused of theft and also under the NDPS Act. The police is investigating further.
The prison authorities are ascertaining the how of escape by these undertrials.
They are facing trial in two separate criminal cases and were lodged in the Ludhiana Central Jail. They had been sent to the judicial custody by the court pending their trial.