Lower court escape from the Aligarh court.

AGRA: A minor trial in a murder case, managed to escape when he was taken to the district court on Monday.

A resident of Raees had been remanded into custody in 2015 for allegedly murdering his wife.

The Circle Officer said there would be 150 prisoners on Monday in court and 18 police officers would be deployed to handle them, but the prisoner escaped from his custody. He added that a case has been registered in relation to the escape and searches are being conducted to locate it.