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P Chidambaram may have to sleep on 'takht' in Tihar once CBI custody ends

Updated : August 23, 2019 12:06 PM IST

Highly placed sources in the Tihar jail told IANS that Chidambaram, in all probability, is expected to be sent to jail once his CBI remand is done.
Sources said as of now, Chidambaram, if not granted bail in coming weeks, would be lodged in Jail No 7 meant for economic offenders.
As per jail manual, inmates sleep on the floor, but senior citizens are provided a 'wooden takht' without a mattress. Sources said after a medical test, Chidambaram, 73, would be provided this to sleep.
P Chidambaram may have to sleep on 'takht' in Tihar once CBI custody ends

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