A Pilibhits dy jailor was discovered deceased at his house on the jail complex.

Udai Raj Patel, 52, was found dead in his government flat on the jail campus . He was taken to the jail and taken to the local hospital, where doctors declared him dead .

On Friday evening, the deputy jailor of Pilibhit district jail Udai Raj Patel (52) was discovered dead in a room of his government flat on the jail campus.Staff at the prison managed to exit the flat from a backdoor after failing to get a response from him.He was taken to the jail and taken to the local hospital, where doctors declared him dead.Officials in the prison suspect he suffered a dramatic cardiac arrest.

He was living alone for a week after his family had moved to his parents' house.On hearing of his death, his family said he had been suffering from certain heart problems for some time.According to Shashi Kant Singh, district jail superintendent, his final rites will be held at his home address.