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Mobile phone, two SIM cards recovered from jail inmates

Press Trust of India  |  Muzaffarnagar 

A mobile phone, two SIM cards and some other prohibited items were recovered from prisoners during a raid in the district jail here, authorities said today.

The district authorities yesterday found a gang was allegedly running an extortion racket from the jail.

A case has been registered against four inmates -- Shiv Kumar, Satpal, and Nitu.

District Magistrate G S Priye Deshi has said the incident has been reported to the state jail authorities so that a departmental inquiry is conducted against the district jail officials.

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First Published: Sat, June 17 2017. 14:07 IST