After the directive of the Apex Court to decongest prisons in the wake of the Covid-19 virus outbreak, Etah jail in Uttar Pradesh has released 109 prisoners. Jail Superintendent PP Singh informed that special vehicles have been arranged with the help of administration to drop the prisoners to their homes. COVID-19 has claimed 32 lives in the country so far.
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