Sasikala requests for a doctor on call, non veg food and mineral water were rejected by the jail authorities.
Bengaluru: AIADMK General Secretary Sasikala, who is currently lodged in a Bengaluru jail after the Supreme Court convicted her in a Disproportionate Assets (DA) case, has again applied for the ‘better amenities’ in prison.
According to a report in NDTV, Sasikala has claimed that she deserves some better facilities owing to her ‘age and poor health’.
The AIADMK chief, lodged in Parappana Agrahara jail, a table fan, wants a cot, a mattress and an attached bathroom, said the report. Earlier, Her requests that made by a doctor on call, non-vegetarian food twice a week and mineral water were rejected by the jail authorities. Sasikala also sought transfer her jailing to Tamil Nadu, where her pick Edappadi Palanisamy took over the reins as the state’s new Chief Minister following a story trust vote on Saturday.
Presently, Sasikala‘s jail tenure is about 4 years along with her sister-in-law Ilavarasi and nephew VK Sudhakaran. Sasikala and Illavarasi had put up in adjacent jails. The prison authorities have said that they are provided with ordinary facilities just like other prisoners.
Sasikala has completed 21 days of her 4-year sentence last year in the same case. However, she have to spend an additional 13 months inside the prison if she fails to pay a Rs 10 crore fine imposed by the apex court.
On Wednesday, reports had arose that Cyanide Mallika, a serial killer been in jail for several years, was shifted out of the cell adjacent to Sasikala’s Cell. This action was taken because that the authorities believed Mallika could pose a life threat to the AIADMK chief.