" A probe has begun and a manhunt has been launched to nab the escapees, Safwi added."
Kolkata, Aug 8 - Three prisoners, including a murder convict, escaped from a jail here Friday following which three officials, including the jail superintendent, were suspended, a West Bengal minister said.

Qutubuddin Laskar, Shamim Haldar and Azim Mistry escaped from the Alipore Central Correctional Home by scaling a wall early Friday.

We have suspended the jail superintendent and two others for dereliction of duty, Correctional Administration Minister Haider Aziz Safwi told IANS.

A probe has begun and a manhunt has been launched to nab the escapees, Safwi added.

The other two escapees are undertrials.


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