Boudhgarh: A 35-year-old under trial prisoner died while undergoing treatment following illness on Tuesday morning in Boudh district.
The deceased was identified as Pramod Bhabsagar of Nakuanali village in Boudh.
Pramod was lodged in Boudh jail since June 25 on charges of rape.
According to jail officials, this morning Pramod complained of chest pain following which he was hospitalized by the jail authorities. He succumbed at the hospital while undergoing treatment.
Meanwhile, his family members alleged that he was murdered and filed a complaint with the Boudh police in this regard. The police have launched a probe into the matter sending the body for an autopsy.