Muzaffarnagar: Thirty three wardens of the district jail have been transferred on charges of corruption and negligence by the State administration here on Thursday.

“Action has been taken against 33 jail wardens on administrative grounds,” Jail Superintendent Harish Chandra said here. Jailer M.K. Gupta and Deputy Jailer V.K. Gotem have already been transferred, he said.

In another incident, police registered a case in connection with an attack on a jail doctor by prisoners here.

Prisoners allegedly beat up a jail doctor, Anupam Saxena, for not giving proper treatment to an undertrial Ramvir Angar, who died.