The jail staffers were allegedly under the influence of alcohol.

Tihar stafferss brawl video goes viral jail suspends duoScreenshot, News India Today/YouTube
news Thursday, February 04, 2016 - 08:55

A video of two Tihar jail staffers coming to blows allegedly under the influence of alcohol has gone viral online, following which the prison authorities have suspended the duo.

"Head warder Anil Upreti and warder Digambar were captured on a video fighting under the influence of alcohol following which they have been suspended and an enquiry has been set up to probe the whole incident," said Additional IG (Prisons) Mukesh Prasad.

Upreti is posted in the CCTV room and Digambar at Jail No.7 of the prison. They were captured on a video fighting inside a car on the night of February 1.

Drawn by the commotion, people gathered around the vehicle and somebody in the crowd captured the incident on a mobile phone.

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