Six defence advocates representing as many accused moved a plea stating that since they would not get a sense of the place only based on the description of the jail, they should be permitted to access the premises for inspection allowing them to defend their clients better.
According to Dr Sanjay Surase, medical superintendent at JJ Hospital, patients are suffering from vomiting, lose motion, abdominal pain and dehydration. “Treatment is on. All are under observation,” he said. Few patients remain critical.