Rajahmundry (AP): A prisoner from the
Central Jail here gave a slip to the police when he was being
taken back to the jail after being produced in a court.
The incident took place yesterday when B Sai Kiran of
Vishakhapatnam escaped on his way back to the prison after
being produced before the Second Additional Magistrate Court
near Kambala Tank, for a case hearing, police said today .
The accused, involved in over 30 cases, fled with an
associate identified as Durga Rao, who was waiting for him on
a two-wheeler at a nearby petrol pump, they said.
Rao was arrested and police has launched searches to
nab Kiran, they added.