pennews
www.pennews.net
Birthday celebration in prison: Jail Supdt suspended
Bihar

Birthday celebration in prison: Jail Supdt suspended

Agency News

Sitamarhi, Sep 3 : Inspector General (prison) Mithilesh Mishra has suspended superintendent of Sitamarhi divisional jail today after a video showing dreaded criminal Pintu Tiwari celebrating his birthday with co-prisoners inside the jail went viral on social media. Official sources said, IG (Prison) Mr Mishra suspended superintendent of Sitamarhi divisional jail last night, when the superintendent of Muzaffarpur's Khudiram Bose Central Jail Rajiv Kumar, who was entrusted with the task of probing the case on 12 various points, submitted his report to the former.

The notorious criminal had celebrated his birthday inside the prison on August 28 last by cutting cake as his co-prisoners had captured the moment in their smart mobile phones. An FIR was registered against Pintu Tiwari and 17 others at Dumra police station in this connection. Earlier, seven jail wardens were also suspended in this connection. As it is, Pintu Tiwari is a sharp shooter of dreaded Mukesh Pathak gang. He faces charges of killing two engineers of a construction company in Darbhanga district in 2015. He was arrested by special task force (STF) near Kargil roundabout in the state capital on April 11, 2016.UNI XC-DH AND