Published On : Tue, Oct 8th, 2019

Convict takes ill at Nagpur Central Jail, dies in GMCH

GMCH Nagpur

Nagpur: A convict lodged at Nagpur Central Prison took ill and died during treatment at Government Medical College and Hospital on Monday.

The deceased, Suresh Sadhuji Ghogre (63), resident of Dasra Road, Godhni, was convicted under Section 304(A) of Indian Penal Code and sentenced to undergo seven years of imprisonment. He was lodged in Nagpur Central Prison.

On October 1, around 6.30 am, Suresh took ill and was admitted to Government Medical College and Hospital. However, he passed away on Monday, October 7, around noon during treatment.

Dhantoli police, based on information provided by Jail Superintendent A M Kumre, have registered a case of accidental death and probing the matter further.