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By : Oneindia Video Team
Published : January 03, 2017, 12:30
Duration : 01:00

Brazil prison riot kills at least 60 inmates

At least 60 people were killed in a prison riot in Brazil's Amazon region when fighting broke out between rival gangs, an official said on 2 January. The riot happened on Sunday at a prison in Manaus, the capital of Amazonas state, said the head of the state's prisons administration, Pedro Florencio. The bloodbath took place at Carandiru prison in São Paulo state.

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