Balasore, Apr 18: A girl from Musandpur village under Balasore district’s Bhograi block has been arrested on the charge of providing support to gangster Sk Hyder in escaping from police custody while undergoing treatment in the SCB Medical College and Hospital in Cuttack recently.
The girl, identified as Archana Parida alias Gelhi (18), is one among three persons arrested in the Hyder escape case so far.
According to information, the girl had met Hyder many times at the SCB. However, her parents are unaware of it. They said Gelhi had gone to Bhubaneswar on December 27, 2020 and was working as a data entry operator in a company.
Reports said Gelhi had gone to Hyder through a girl named Lucky. Gelhi is having psychiatric problem and has been undergoing treatment since 2015, said family members.