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Barnala jail inmate alleges assault, probe ordered

Mansa/Barnala, November 3

A Barnala jail inmate has accused the jail employees of beating him up with a sizzling iron rod and writing terrorist on his again on Tuesday. The inmate submitted a grievance with the Chief Judicial Justice of the Peace (CJM) in Mansa right this moment.

The CJM courtroom has directed the Barnala Judicial Justice of the Peace to probe the matter and act in opposition to the accountable officers. As per data, Karamjit Singh of Balmgarh village of Patiala is serving his sentence within the jail in a case registered underneath the NDPS Act final 12 months.

The inmate was produced within the courtroom of Mansa CJM Atul Kamboj. He alleged that he, together with different inmates, was assaulted by the officers.

Karamjit’s counsel Advocate Balveer Kaur Sidhu mentioned the courtroom of Mansa CJM had directed the Barnala Judicial Justice of the Peace to conduct an enquiry into the incident.

When contacted, Barnala Jail Superintendent Balvir Singh denied the allegations and mentioned: “Since I’ve been recurrently conducting search operations within the jail to forestall using cellphones, he’s levelling baseless allegations.” — TPR

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