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Former OC chief Kalmadi taken to hospital from Tihar

Sacked CWG Organising Committee chief Suresh Kalmadi, who is lodged in Tihar Prisons on corruption charges, was taken to a hospital here today after he complained of dizziness.

delhi Updated: Jun 30, 2011 00:17 IST

Sacked CWG Organising Committee chief Suresh Kalmadi, who is lodged in Tihar Prisons on corruption charges, was taken to a hospital here today after he complained of dizziness.

"Around 9.30 am he complained of dizziness. We immediately rushed him to the Deen Dayal Upadhyay hospital. He was brought back at around 12.30 noon after doctors conducted the necessary examinations," Tihar Prisons spokesperson Sunil Gupta said.

Kalmadi, 66, is lodged in jail no 4 of Tihar jail in connection with alleged irregularities in the conduct of the mega sporting event.

Gupta said that jail administration is keeping an eye on his health and providing all medical assistance to the former
OC chief.

Kalmadi will be taken to the hospital within the next couple of days for further examination, he said.