Rape complainant turns out Corona positive, test of accused conducted in Tihar
A few days ago, an accused in the rape case was brought to Tihar Jail. On May 9, the Tihar administration came to know that the girl who was raped by the accused is coronavirus positive.
When the Tihar Jail Administration got the information, a medical test of the accused along with two other prisoners lodged with him was carried out. The test report is still awaited. It is expected to today.
The accused was lodged in jail number 2. Bihar's underworld don Chhota Rajan and Shahabuddin are also lodged in the same jail. Since they are in a separate cell of the jail, they have not come in contact with any other inmate.
Tihar jail administration says social distancing norms are being followed in the jail. Every new prisoner is screened.
As a precaution, the jail administration has kept the trio away from other inmates and the jail staff.