Balasore: An undertrial prisoner has been found dead under mysterious circumstances in Soro sub jail in Balasore district of Odisha on Tuesday.
The undertrial prisoner has been identified as Kamalakant Barik.
Reportedly, who was lodged at the Bhadrak jail and later he was shifted to the Soro sub-jail and put under isolation as he tested positive for coronavirus.
There has been a group clash between all the jail inmates from Balasore and Bhadrak those who were shifted to Soro sub-jail after getting infected with Covid, added reports.
The sub-jail authorities rushed him to the Community Health Centre in Soro when they found him dead inside the prison where the doctors pronounced him brought dead. The deceased prisoner was found to have scars on his neck.
The cause of the death is yet to be ascertained. The police have initiated a probe into the matter.
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