One cellphone every become recovered from undertrials and 3 have been observed in special locations inside the Ferozepur prison.
Five cell telephones have been recovered throughout checking from a barrack within the Ferozepur central prison.
Assistant prison superintendent Kailash (goes through unmarried call), in a grievance to police, stated that during checking in barrack #1, a mobile phone with a SIM card each was recovered from undertrials Gurbhaj Singh and Arshdeep Singh late Friday evening.
Three extra telephones with SIM cards had been found hidden in one-of-a-kind places in the equal barrack.
A case has been registered under the Prisons Act against the 2 undertrials and three unidentified individuals.
Ferozepur senior superintendent of police Charanjit Singh Sohal stated some corrective measures had been cautioned to the prison superintendent and police deployment has been improved across the prison.
Searches have been intensified after the police probe into singer-flesh presser Sidhu Moose Wala’s killing pointed to a nexus of gangsters walking their operations from behind the bars.
In the beyond ten days, over a dozen mobile telephones have been recovered from the inmates, such as gangsters, lodged on the prison.
On Tuesday, the prison officers recovered 3 cell phones from a high-protection barrack, wherein a suspect in Moose Wala’s killing became lodged before the SIT took him on production warrants. Two mobile phones with SIM playing cards had been recovered from jailed gangsters on Wednesday, followed by two greater seizures on Friday and one without a SIM card on Saturday.
Punjab jail minister Harjot Bains recently claimed to free all prisons of mobile phones inside the subsequent 6 to eight months.