Bhubaneswar, May 6 : Dreaded gangster Usman Ali alias Tito, who was lodged at Jharpada Jail, has been shifted to the Berhampur Circle Jail.
In July 2018, Tito was arrested by the Crime Branch and was forwarded to court.
Gangster Tito has been charged for murder, attempt to murder, smuggling of sand, looting and extortion. He is a resident of Kendrapara.
In facf, most of the associates of Tito also have been kept in Jharpada Jail.
The authorities of Jharpada Jail decided to shift the gangster to Berhampur Circle Jail suspecting any criminal activities inside the jail.
Taking proactive measures Tito has been shifted to Berhampur circle jail at around 5:30pm. He is now under CCTV surveillance.
Warders have been instructed to keep a vigil on him.
On the otherhand, there are many notorious criminals serving their term there in the Berhampur Jail, including the accused in the murder of the Congress MLA candidate Manoj Jena. However, security has been beefed up outside the jail premises.