Indrani Mukerjea, the former INX Media head, who is on a trial for abducting and murdering her daughter Sheena Bora, was on Friday admitted to Mumbai's JJ Hospital.
Mukerjea was rushed to the JJ Hospital in South Mumbai's Byculla after she allegedly complained about chest pain on late Friday night.
"Indrani Mukerjea, former head of INX media who is on trial for the alleged murder of her daughter Sheena Bora, has been admitted to JJ Hospital in Mumbai after she allegedly complained about chest pain last night," the news agency ANI reported.
Indrani Mukerjea, former head of INX media who is on trial for the alleged murder of her daughter Sheena Bora, has been admitted to JJ Hospital in Mumbai after she allegedly complained about chest pain last night. More details awaited. #Maharashtra pic.twitter.com/Gf7LYjbUkm— ANI (@ANI) June 2, 2018
Later in the day, Dr SD Nanandkar, Dean of JJ Hospital briefed the media about Mukerjea's health condition and said, she had complained of chest pain and the hospital authority will take care of the evaluation process accordingly. Mukerjea will be discharged in a day or two, till then she will be under observation.
Earlier in April, she was taken to JJ Hospital in a drowsy state and underwent a series of medical tests including CT scan, ultrasound and MRI. The reports of her blood tests pointed towards a poisoning or drug overdose.
Mukerjea, who allegedly abducted and murdered her daughter Sheena Bora on April 24, 2012, was taken to Arthur Road jail in August 2015. Her husband Peter Mukerjea, ex-husband Sanjeev Khanna and former driver Shyamvar Rai were also part of the conspiracy.
(More details awaited)