Salepur, May 5: An Under Trial prisoner (UTP), who had escaped from Sisua Sub-Jail in Cuttack district last evening, was arrested by police late on Monday night.
The UTP, Nrusingha Nath Samal, a resident of Adhuna khandaga village under Kendupatna Panchayat in the district, went missing in the evening. When jail officials learnt about his missing, they initiated a search within the jail. After failing to find him, they lodged a written complaint with the Salepur police.
Acting on the complaint, the Salepur police arrested Samal from Khanadagaon area.