‘Someone’ behind escape of SIMI members, claims Congress leader Digvijaya Singh

Singh’ statement came hours after eight terrorists of the banned group SIMI escaped from the Bhopal Central Jail after killing a guard.

By: ANI | New Delhi | Published:October 31, 2016 12:56 pm
simi, simi activists, simi members, simi members shot, digvijaya singh simi, simi members dijvijaya, simi members jail breakout, simi jail breakout, simi bhopal jail, indian express news Digvijaya Singh said there must be a probe to find out if someone was behind the Bhopal jail outbreak. (Source: File Photo)

Congress general secretary and Rajya Sabha MP Digvijaya Singh on Monday said the repeated instance of prisoners escaping from jail across the country suggested a larger ‘conspiracy’.

“It is a serious issue. First SIMI activists fled the Khandwa Jail. Now they have fled from Bhopal jail. I have been reiterating that RSS activists and other similar organisations are behind the anti-Muslim riots in the country. It should be probed whether there is someone behind this or not,” Singh told reporters here.

Singh’ statement came hours after eight terrorists of the banned group SIMI escaped from the Bhopal Central Jail after killing a guard. Madhya Pradesh Home Minister Bhupendra Singh has confirmed the incident.

“The incident happened around 2 a.m. The terrorists used blankets and bed-sheets. They overpowered the two officers in charge and then opened the locks,” Arvind Saxena, Superintendent of Police (SP) told ANI.

“We have launched an extensive search operation in nearby areas as well the entire state,” he added. For their escape, the prisoners chose Diwali night, when people across the country celebrate by bursting crackers. Following, Madhya Pradesh Government suspended five officials of the Bhopal Central Jail.

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  1. M
    Oct 31, 2016 at 8:54 am
    soldiers die he sleeps ... terrorists die he is so worried ;-)
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      Pradeep Modi
      Oct 31, 2016 at 8:15 am
      Diggi is an irrelevant man today.lt;br/gt;He shd try find out facts and do own investigation. He MUST not only question around in wild!!
      1. A
        Akhil Saxena
        Oct 31, 2016 at 11:14 am
        Gadhe me shayad kuchh dimag hota hai par.............kya kahe.
        1. A
          Oct 31, 2016 at 8:20 am
          Role of everyone should be investigated including congress party also.
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            true Indian
            Oct 31, 2016 at 8:22 am
            ooye you hopeless digi whenever you open your mouth you bark only.keep barking man.I am proud of my Indian police who did this work so efficiently within no time.
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              Vidyasagar Cheruvu
              Nov 1, 2016 at 6:38 am
              Batala militant advocate once again with his loose canon
              1. D
                Dattat. P
                Oct 31, 2016 at 9:45 am
                Yes Corrupt congi Diggi , you are right. But it must be some congi ideologies which always supports TERRORISTS. your queen weeps when terrorists are killed . Your PAPPU rushes to support the people who are telling --Bharat ki barbadi tak..jang rahegi.. jang rahegi. Bharat tere tukre honge.. Insha Allah Insha Allah. You aliong with corrupt hi family is now exposed in this country . Don't think people are fools.
                1. D
                  Oct 31, 2016 at 9:44 am
                  How you are so sure that someone was behind escape? Anybody gave you confirmation message? Just ask Amul Baby?
                  1. G
                    Oct 31, 2016 at 8:18 am
                    There is something fishy about this escape, and encounter, all what is being said is not true, the truth should be found the MEDIA HOUNDS should ferret it out !!!lt;br/gt;lt;br/gt;The Indian Police establishment can't be so efficient !!!! the politicians have ensured that their is no sense of duty, self respect left in the Police to act so efficiently!!!
                    1. J
                      jagdish gogawale
                      Nov 1, 2016 at 6:43 am
                      Digvijay singh and congrss making mattam for killing simi terrerist. Congress partis minority policy knows all country .
                      1. A
                        Oct 31, 2016 at 7:54 am
                        This characterless man is still given importance by media? . . . is he spitting his fake secular emotions? for these jihadguniya mosquitoes?
                        1. K
                          Oct 31, 2016 at 7:42 am
                          Mr. Diggiji - Are they terrorists or not? If yes, it should be good for country and humanity as well. Please stop linking everything to religion and stop pampering terrorists.
                          1. K
                            Nov 1, 2016 at 10:21 am
                            If he has proof of that "somebody" he should come out openly and say it. If its a mere allegation and suious he too can be that "somebody" for others who suspect the incident in the same way he does.
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                              MANI CHANDRASHEKHAR
                              Oct 31, 2016 at 8:37 am
                              May be Digvijay Singh knows that person. It would be best if he is grilled so that he divulges the name.
                              1. M
                                Oct 31, 2016 at 9:54 am
                                Diggy is behind the escape of all muslim terrorists.
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                                  Narinder Singh
                                  Oct 31, 2016 at 7:46 am
                                  Congress is a party of traitors.
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                                    omprakash sharma
                                    Oct 31, 2016 at 9:13 am
                                    Congress GENERAL secretary dig Vijay sg got the opportunity. To CRITICISE RSS and Modi. Govt. Though he is well versed it is the outcome of Congress,whose members has nothing to do with nation'S interest ,but except to bark....
                                    1. A
                                      Oct 31, 2016 at 9:47 am
                                      Why does this person even get such extensive media coverage? Either Media is ic or it is heavily sponsoring the anti-RSS propaa. Every time this man open his mouth its irritating and media covers his stupidity time and gain.
                                      1. S
                                        Oct 31, 2016 at 7:48 am
                                        Diggi is an irrelevant man today whose duty to see RRS hands on every incident as now they are not in power.
                                        1. R
                                          Oct 31, 2016 at 12:21 pm
                                          What self goal specialist goalkeeper the Sonia-Rahul Congress has retained.
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                                            Venkita Giri
                                            Oct 31, 2016 at 10:06 am
                                            This foolish guy doesn't understand that every time he talks in support of terrorists the Congress party scores a self goal . Let him give more self goals to the party. Best wishes to him.
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