The former Minister and mining baron G. Janardhan Reddy has been admitted to a private hospital here after he complained of back pain. According to sources, Mr. Reddy will undergo physiotherapy for the problem.
Mr. Reddy, an accused in the illegal mining case, is in the Bangalore prison from the past three years. He was arrested by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on September 5, 2011.
A Special CBI court allowed Mr. Reddy to avail of treatment following a direction from the Supreme Court.