The police investigation team which was put at the task of questioning the politician found that he could not sit for long hours as he complained of pain on the left side of his stomach. Doctors were called from Osmania General Hospital, Hyderabad, to examine him in the afternoon. The team comprised a cardiologist, a neurologist, and a surgical gastroenterologist. Doctors advised Owaisi to take soft food and drink more water. So he had only upma for breakfast, for lunch he ate rice with dal and vegetable curry, for dinner he had a plain meal. He was also provided with coffee and fruit juice.
The procedure began at 11 am and lasted till 5.30 pm with a lunch-break in between. He was also allowed hourly breaks as he complained of illness. The proceeding ran for the second day as well and the whole proceeding is being video recorded.
The police team included Utnoor assistant superintendent of police Ambarkishore Jha, Nirmal rural circle inspector A. Raghu, Bellampalli deputy superintendent of police M. Ravinder Reddy and Jagityal police inspector Mohammed Ghouse who helped in translating Owaisi’s replies and statements. They questioned him mainly on his understanding of culture based on his habits and the books he reads.