Sheeba admitted to the police that she did the whole act with the aim of falsely implicating the youth in a case of acid attack.
According to sources, the inmates went on a rampage after an undertrial Sandip Kumar died while he was under treatment. The prisoners alleged that Kumar was given delayed and wrong treatment, which led to his demise.
The RTI documents in possession with Manorama clearly prove that the official was under suspension during the period for which the award was given.
The decision on the suspension was taken on the basis of the recommendations in the report submitted by the Director General of Prisons and Correctional Services.
Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan had told the Assembly on February 11 last year that there was no change in the government's decision not to open detention centres in the State.
Pratheesh,28, the main accused in the Sijo murder case in Varatiyam, raised the complaint before Kunnamkulam court about the assault.
The Jail DGP has sent back more than 100 of such recommendations forwarded by the jail superintendents.
The contents of the confidential report submitted by the Irinjalakuda police to this effect to the court one-and-a-half-year ago have now come open.
Not a single complaint has been received and inquired into by the Vigilance Officer till date, making a mockery of the whole system.
Sunil gave this statement to the DIG of Police (Northern Range) when the latter came to the Viyyur Jail to inquire into the controversy over use of mobile phones by the convicts.