Jeypore: Three police personnel were suspended today after two undertrial accused fled from the Koraput court premises here on Wednesday.
According to sources, Lalbahadur Dorji of Jeypore and Paban Kumar Rao of Malkangiri managed to escape while they were been taken to be produced before the additional district judge on Wednesday.
Lalbahadur was an accused in a rape case of a minor girl, dacoity and criminal conspiracy. Paban was also lodged in jail on similar charges.
A manhunt is on in the area to nab the absconding duo, while three police personnel have been placed under suspension by Koraput SP, sources in the police said.