Soro: A video showing a prison inmate using mobile phone reportedly inside Soro Sub-Jail has gone viral on social media. The person in question is Benumadhab Panda, son of former minister Padmalochan Panda.
Benumadhab and two of his relatives were arrested few days back in connection with a group clash case registered on July 12. In the video, he appears to be engaged in discussion with Jail personnel in the presence of a member of his family.
While the source and authenticity of the video is yet to be confirmed, it appears that the video has been shot in hall on the premises of the prison. The video and a photograph of the same person, has raised questions on how an undertrial was allowed to use cell phone inside the prison.