Doctors Reach Alipore Central Jail To Examine Madan Mitra


Kolkata:  A team of 4 doctors have reached Alipore Central Jail to examine TMC’s Madan Mitra and determine whether he needs to be shifted to the SSKM or he can be treated in the jail itself.

TMC’s  Madan Mitra, accused in the Saradha chit fund scam has been ill since Saturday night. He complained of chest pain. The team of doctors have an endocrinologist, a cardiologist, a medicine doctor.

Cabin 21 of the Woodburn unit of SSKM has been kept ready for the former minister. The air conditioning system has been checked, the room has been kept clean. On the other hand, according to sources, followers of Madan Mitra are present since Sunday morning outside the Jail. An ambulance has also reached from Belghoria for Madan Mitra, if he is transferred to the SSKM.

The oppositions still refuse to accept that Madan Mitra is ill. They have accused him of making false claims of his health so that he would be able to operate phase 4 assembly polls on Monday from SSKM.