Former Tamil Nadu chief minister and AIAMMK supremo Jayalalithaa’s refusal to meet anyone in jail shocked all and her supporters expressed concerns over her health. Her advocates citing her health as one of the reason for her bail application, increased tensions in her supporters.
However Karnataka jail head DIG Jaisimha said Jayalalithaa is in fine health and its sharing room with Sasikala, Ilavarasi. He ruled out shifting her to another prison since the case is still under hearing and asked people not to believe rumors that they have signed jobs to her. He said doctors are constantly monitoring her health and cots are provided to them. He also revealed that Jayalalithaa eats very less quantity of food but reads ask news papers without fail. He said Jayalalithaa refused to meet any visitors though she can meet 6 persons a day.