Undertrial escapes from police custody in Lucknow
Lucknow: An undertrial fled from police
custody while being taken to a court for a hearing, police said Friday.
Ali Ahmad alias Samir, a native of Bihar, fled after giving snacks laced with sedatives to constable Arun, who was accompanying him to the court, yesterday, they said.
The accused was arrested by the STF on April 13, 2010, for allegedly possessing fake Indian currency worth Rs 1.5 lakh.