Imphal, July 24: An under trial woman prisoner who has been lodged at Manipur Central Jail died on July 19 evening. The deceased Sakala Bibi (40) , wife of late Munbi @ Abumunshi of Goptoli, Bangladesh had been undergoing treatment at RIMS here in Imphal after having complaints of some illness until she succumbed at around 7.15pm of July 19.
The deceased Bangladeshi woman has been detained in judicial custody since February 2015. She was allegedly arrested along with some other for entering the state without proper valid documents.
Source said no relatives had turn up to claim the body.
The body is still lying at RIMS morgue. Informing this in a statement, officer in-charge of
Lamphel Police Station said the police are waiting for the family members to claim the body of Sakala Bibi by July 26. If none comes to claim it, then the body will be disposed as per law of the land.
Bangladeshi prisoner died in Imphal