Punjab & Region

Ferozepur: Women inmates fight raise safety concerns for staff

The Fact News Service
Ferozepur, July 11

In the local central jail, a scuffle broke out between female inmates and jail staff on Saturday, raising safety concerns for staff.

Female under trial inmates Jagjit Kaur and Mindo Bai have been booked on the complaint of Balwinder Kaur, Assistant Superintendent under Sections 186/5-6 of IPC 3(1)(S) Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities Act 1989)(Amendment 2015).

Meanwhile, in a complaint letter by Assistant Superintendent, the women detainees insulted the Deputy Superintendent jail, threatened to take off the uniforms of the jail staff and tearing the uniforms of the employees on duty, caused disruption in performing the duty and spoiled the jail environment.

The investigations are on with Barindar Singh, DSP(City) who has been appointed as IO in this case.

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