Prisoner missing in Chattogram jail: Jailer, deputy jailer withdrawn
Probe body formed
Publish- March 07, 2021, 04:22 PM
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Update- March 07, 2021, 04:43 PM
Chattogram Central Jail
The jailer and the deputy jailer of Chattogram Central Jail have been withdrawn on charge of negligence of duty as a prisoner went missing from the jail on Saturday.
Jailer Rafiqul Islam and deputy Jailer Md Abu Saddad have been withdrawn.
Besides, prison guard Nazim Uddin and assistant prison guard Yunus Mia have been suspended and a departmental case was filed against assistant chief prison guard Kamal Haider, said DIG prisons of Chattogram Division AK M Fazlul Haque..
Meanwhile, the prison authorities formed a three-member probe body, headed by DIG Prison (Khulna Division) Sagir Mia, to investigate the incident.
“The prison authorities are looking into the incident with importance and action is being taken against the concerned officials for negligence of duty. Necessary action will be taken after getting the probe committee report,” said AK M Fazlul Haque.