Pravin Mahajan goes through medical check up
He has to undergo a check up every 48 hours according to directives of the Supreme Court.india Updated: Apr 24, 2006 20:41 IST
Pravin Mahajan, arrested on the charge of attempting to murder his elder brother and BJP leader Pramod Mahajan, was on Monday taken to JJ Hospital for a medical check up.
Pravin, who is lodged at the Worli Police lockup, has to undergo a routine medical check up every 48 hours as per the directives of the Supreme Court on custodial inmates.
He was last subjected to a medical check up on Saturday afternoon, soon after he was arrested by Worli Police. That time, a three-member team of doctors, consisting of a psychiatrist, a forensic expert and a physician had examined Pravin and opined that he was mentally stable.
Although no such examination was performed on Pravin this time, doctors checked his vital body parameters and adviced police that care be taken about his meals since he was diabetic.
First Published: Apr 24, 2006 20:41 IST