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Man dies under mysterious circumstances in police custody in Uttar Pradesh

Deputy Superintendent of Police has been asked to investigate the matter, says SP Khyati Garg

By PTI in Amethi
  • Published 25.08.19, 5:07 PM
  • Updated 25.08.19, 5:37 PM
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The exact cause of Pasi's death will be ascertained once the post-mortem report is out, said Superintendent of Police (SP) Khyati Garg www.svpnpa.gov.in

A 35-year-old man, who was arrested on the charges of theft, died under mysterious circumstances in police custody here on Sunday, an official said.

Ram Avtar Pasi, 35, was arrested by a patrol team Saturday night and he died in the custody at Inhauna outpost in the early hours of Sunday, Superintendent of Police (SP) Khyati Garg said.

Deputy Superintendent of Police Tiloi Rajkumar Singh has been asked to investigate the matter, she added.

Garg said the body has been sent for post-mortem.

The exact cause of Pasi's death will be ascertained once the post-mortem report is out, she added.