Today in New Delhi, India
Sep 17, 2019-Tuesday
New Delhi
  • Humidity
  • Wind

Watch: UP jail inmates drink alcohol, make extortion calls from prison

Nov 26, 2018 20:25 IST
about the video

A video of inmates drinking and making an extortion call inside the district jail in Uttar Pradesh’s Raebareli is being widely shared on social media, prompting authorities to suspends six prison officials. The viral video shows shooters Sohrab and Anshu Dixit partying inside their barrack along with four others and using a mobile phone to demand money from a trader. In the video, Dixit is heard asking the person over the phone to provide Rs 10,000 to the jailer at his residence and Rs 5,000 to deputy jailer. He also asks the man to deliver liquor and other things inside the jail. Few bullets are seen lying on Dixit’s bed.