Security Beefed up In Jharpada & Balasore Jail


Bhubaneswar/Balasore: A day after the shifting of the Dhalasamant brothers from Choudwar Circle Jail, security has been beefed up in Jharpada Special Jail in the capital city and the District Jail in Balasore.

While Sushant Dhalasamant is lodged in Jharpada jail, his younger brother Sushil is lodged in Balasore District Jail.

Talking about the security measures, Rabindranath Swain, superintendent of Jharpada Special Jail, said special warders are keeping a strict vigil on Cell no-11 of the High Security Ward where Sushant Dhalasamant has been kept alone.

“Additional security guards have been deployed inside the jail while one platoon of Special Striking Force has been stationed outside the jail. Apart from this, armed policemen have been deployed on the roof-top of the jail to keep a watch on any suspicious movement around the jail,” he added.

Swain further said there is random search inside the jail everyday while the local police is having frequent patrolling around the jail.