Cuttack: The Cuttack City Judicial Magistrate First Class (JMFC) court today allowed the Twin City Police Commissionerate to take Yakub Khan on a seven day police remand.
Yakub is one of the associates of gangster Sk Hyder who escaped police custody on April 10.
Assistant Public Prosector, Laltendu Das said on the basis of a complaint filed by Md Mousim, Mangalabg police registered a case and booked Yakub under multiple Sections of the IPC. In this case, accused Yakub Khan has been forwarded to the court.
Earlier in the day, Yakub was formally arrested on charges of helping Hyder escape from SCB Medical College and Hospital on April 10. Yakub had surrendered before Chauliaganj police on Monday.