Jodhpur jailor killed by jail inmate

The jailor of Jodhpur central jail Bharat Bhushan Bhat was tonight killed by a jail inmate inside the prison complex, a police official said.

Updated: Sep 18, 2010, 21:17 PM IST

Jodhpur: The jailor of Jodhpur central jail
Bharat Bhushan Bhat was tonight killed by a jail inmate inside
the prison complex, a police official said.

Bhat, in his mid-fifties, was struck on the neck with a
sharp-edged weapon by Narendra when the jail inmates were
being taken back to their cells after their daily headcount in
the prison located at Old Powerhouse locality, SHO Subhash
Sharma said.

Bhatt was taken to Mahatma Gandhi hospital where he
succumbed to injuries, he said.

Narendra has been arrested.

PTI