Patiala Police arrests Inderjit Singh Dhyana who escaped from Patiala Central Jail **
Vikramjit Duggal IPS, SSP Patiala said while releasing this press note that the Police had achieved a great success When Patiala Police and Kapurthala Police conducted a joint operation to arrest Inderjit Singh Dhyana, a prisoner who escaped from Central Jail Patiala a few days back on 05/05/2021 from village Ranipur Kamboa, District Kapurthala.
Duggal further said that on 28/04/2021, the jail department had informed that prisoner Inderjit Singh alias Dhyana s/o Avtar Singh resident of village Ranipur Kamboa Police Station Rawalpindi district Kapurthala, prisoner Sher Singh s/o Harwinder Singh resident of village Vanike Police station Lopoke district Amritsar and Detainee Jaspreet Singh alias Nupi s/o Lakhwinder Singh resident of village Dadhi Police Station Kiratpur Sahib District Rupnagar which was lodged at Central Jail Patiala, then They were lodged in Chowki No. 09, Courtina Barrack No. 02, Central Jail, Patiala and then on the morning of 28/04/2021 when the jail was opened, it was found out that the accused had escaped from the Central Jail, Patiala by making a hole in the mill. On basis of that FIR No. 115 dated 28/04/2021 U/S 223, 224 225, 225A, 427,120 B, IPC, 4 Public Property Act 1985, 42 Prison Act was registered at Tripuri Police Station, District Patiala and investigation was started.
Duggal further said that Sher Singh, who had escaped from Patiala Central Jail, was serving his sentence in a murder case. About 12 cases of NDPS Act, Theft & Snatching etc. were registered against Inderjit Singh alias Dhyana in different Police stations of Kapurthala district and Jaspreet Singh alias Nupi has been booked in murder case in area of Kiratpur Sahib Police station, district Rupnagar and 02 cases of using mobile phone in jail and quarrel have been registered in Tripuri Police station, distinct Patiala. Sher Singh and Inderjit Singh alias Dhyana were transferred from Bathinda Jail to Central Jail, Patiala on 03/04/2021. In this case a team was formed of Varun Sharma IPS, SP/ City Patiala and Harmeet Singh Hundal PPS SP/ Investigation Patiala, Krishan Kumar Pathey DSP/ Detective, Patiala, Saurav Jindal DSP/ City-2 Patiala, Jaswinder Singh Tiwana PPS DSP/ Circle Ghanor and Inspector Rahul Kaushal in charge of CIA and SHO Police Station Tripuri, Patiala A team of Patiala and Chief Officer Police Station Tripuri Patiala.
The Chief of Police said that the team started investigation from different angles and investigated the cases registered against Sher Singh, Inderjit Singh alias Dhyana and Jaspreet Singh alias Nupi and secret surveillance of their visitors, acquaintances were started, The LOCs and advertisements of accused were also issued. Search operations and raids were launched at their locations in Haryana, Himachal Pradesh and Chandigarh in search of the culprits.
WeThe Chief of Police said that Patiala Police and Kapurthala Police conducted a joint operation by gathering intelligence about the whereabouts of prisoner Inderjit Singh alias Dhyana and taking immediate action on the basis of classified information A.S.I. Navdeep Singh CIA Staff Patiala, including Patiala ASI Surjit Singh & ASI Balkar Singh in a joint operation with S.I. Usha Rani Incharge CIA Phagwara including ASI Paramjit Singh, Constable Balwinder Singh and Constable Paramjit Kumar arrested Inderjit Singh alias Dhyana from the house of Gurmeet Singh resident of village Ranipur Kamboa Police station Rawalpindi district Kapurthala on 05/05/21.
Duggal said that Inderjit Singh alias Dhyana will be presented in Hon’ble Court today to obtain Police remand and In-Depth investigation are being made to know that after escaping from Patiala Central Jail, he was to commit a heinous crime.