A Pilibhits dy jailor was discovered deceased in his house on the jail site.

Udai Raj Patel, 52, was found dead in his government flat on the prison campus . He may have succumbed to a massive heart arrest, jail officials say .

On Friday evening, Deputy jailor of Pilibhit district jail Udai Raj Patel (52) was discovered dead in a room of his government flat on the prison campus.In the event of not getting a response from him, jail staff attempted to access the apartment from a backdoor.He was taken to the local hospital and transferred him to the district hospital, where doctors declared him dead.He may have succumbed to a massive heart arrest, according to jail officials.

Since his family had gone to his parents' house for a week, he was living alone.His family told him that he had been suffering from some heart problems for some time since finding out about his death.According to Shashi Kant Singh, district jail superintendent, his last rites would be held at his home address.