Press Reporter News Service
Barnala, September 28
A COVID-19 constructive prisoner escaped from the isolation ward in Barnala on Monday morning. Police have registered a case and began investigations.
As per data shared by police, accused Gurpreet Singh, who was arrested in a theft case, had examined Covid constructive on September 22.
After his report got here as constructive, he was lodged within the isolation ward, however he escaped right this moment morning by way of a again widow of the centre.
After well being division discovered him lacking from isolation ward, they knowledgeable native police and cops reached the spot instantly.
“We have now registered one other FIR towards Gurpreet, who was arrested in a theft case and ordered departmental inquiry additionally towards 5 cops, together with one ASI and 4 constables for negligence,” stated DSP Barnala Lakhvir Singh Tiwana.
About any clue of the absconding prisoner, Tiwana stated that their groups have been conducting raids to arrest Gurpreet on the earliest.