June 6, 2018
Coimbatore : Two warders in the Central Jail here were today placed under suspension for negligence of duty, following the murder of a prisoner by another yesterday.
The 46-year-old Ramesh was beaten to death with a big stone by a teenager Vijay, reportedly after some wordy quarrel.
According to police, Ramesh was under treatment for some mental problem, while Vijay was on de-addiction treatment and lodged in the cell third Block.
Pending departmental inquiry, chief warder Munusamy and warder Karuppasami were placed under suspension.