Seven undertrials escape from Ludhiana jail
They escaped from the Central Jail in Ludhiana when they were brought back after a court appearance.Updated: Feb 17, 2008 11:10 IST
Seven undertrials escaped from the Central Jail in Ludhiana late on Friday night when they were brought back after a court appearance, prison officials said.
The undertrials were escorted back from Kapurthala at around 11 pm after a hearing in a court there.
They managed to escape by dodging the policemen on duty while getting down from the jail vehicle, the officials added.