Prison riot in Pakistan


HYDERABAD: Seven prisoners were killed while more than 20 sustained injuries in a clash that broke out between police and prisoners in Central Jail on Tuesday, DawnNews reported.

The prisoners were protesting against the new Superintendent Police (SP) and refused to co-operate.

Police lobbed tear gas shells and started firing after negotiations with the prisoners failed and they refused to end the protest.

http://www.dawn.com/2011/03/15/seven-prisoners-killed-20-injured-in-hyderabad-jail-riot.html

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