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New video of Satyendar Jain shows jailed AAP leader eating salad, fruits day after ‘no proper food’ complaint | India News

New video of Satyendar Jain reveals jailed AAP chief consuming salad, fruits day after ‘no correct meals’ criticism | Information

New Delhi: A brand new video of jailed Delhi Minister Satyendar Jain emerged on Wednesday which reveals the AAP chief consuming salad and fruit and meals from a number of plastic containers contained in the Tihar jail premises. In response to Tihar Jail officers, the brand new video of Jain negates his allegations of not being supplied correct meals contained in the jail. He had on Tuesday complained to the courtroom that he had misplaced almost 28 kilos as he was not getting ample and correct meals contained in the jail.

In response to Tihar Jail sources, the jailed AAP chief had not misplaced 28 kg however the truth is “gained 8 kg” throughout his keep in jail. The AAP chief had approached the Delhi courtroom requesting instructions to the jail officers that he must be supplied meals per his spiritual beliefs.


In his utility, Jain mentioned that he had been denied primary meals and drugs since his arrest on Could 31. For the final 12 days, the jail administration has stopped offering him primary meals in keeping with his spiritual beliefs, Jain alleged.

“The applicant is being starved by the jail authorities and isn’t being given sustenance or diet to even maintain his well-being. The applicant is entitled to the mentioned primary meals merchandise in view of his spiritual beliefs and quick,” his utility mentioned, citing guidelines.

The minister had been on a non secular quick that barred cooked meals, pulses, grain and milk merchandise, his lawyer argued, asserting that Mr Jain was “a strict adherent of Jainism”.

“For final nearly six months, he has been surviving solely on fruits, greens, seeds and dry fruits or dates. This he was buying from his personal quota of ration obtainable to all inmates. Within the meantime, he has suffered a serious fall in jail which led to a extreme backbone harm, for which he was handled by LNJP Hospital. He additionally has lung patches, which is a post-Covid symptom,” Jain’s utility claimed.

“The jail administration has stopped offering the applicant with fruits or greens, blended seeds, dry fruits and dates. For the reason that applicant is on a non secular quick for the final six months – the dietary consumption of such primary meals merchandise are mandatory for his sustenance, nourishment and survival. That because of the mentioned spiritual quick – there’s a severe threat of protein and iron deficiency and therefore, was prescribed the mentioned weight loss plan by medical doctors or dieticians in jail and in hospital,” it added.

Stopping meals throughout fasting was “unlawful”, “arbitrary” and amounted to “harassment”, Jain complained.

(With Company Inputs)

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