Prisoner Nawaz was convicted in 2012 for peddling drugs
The police have registered a case against four officials of the Central Jail Bahawalpur for helping a prisoner escape.
The FIR said that the officials colluded to help convict Nawaz escape. The officials have been booked for being negligent. Nawaz has been booked for escaping custody.
A local court had given a 12-year sentence in jail to Nawaz in 2012 for peddling drugs. The officials helped him escape in 2019, after he had served only seven years.