Shillong, Feb 1: Inspector General of Prisons, Mariahom Kharkrang today said that the department will be submitting a report to the government on the escape of two convicts – Small Phawa and Kwall Laloo.
He said that presently, the department was waiting for a report from the West Jaintia Hills police.
Phawa was sentenced to 10 years of imprisonment for raping a minor and Laloo was convicted to life imprisonment for murder.
The duo escaped from the Jowai Civil Hospital on Sunday where they were admitted for treatment after they complaint of sickness.
Kharkrang informed that Phawa was admitted to the hospital on January 27, while Laloo was admitted on January 29.
Meanwhile, SP of West Jaintia Hills Bikram D. Marak informed that the police are hunting the duo who escaped on Sunday.