On Tuesday morning, the UP Police team reached Ropar Jail. The Ropar Jail authorities had assigned Mukhtar Ansari to the UP police custody amid tight security. On the other hand, Mukhtar Ansari’s brother and BSP MP Afzal Ansari on Wednesday alleged that Mukhtar Ansari was treated inhumanely while being transferred from Punjab to Banda Jail. Afzal Ansari even said that, it could have been better that he had been shot during the journey.
However, the Uttar Pradesh government said that a team of doctors from Banda Medical College has examined Mukhtar Ansari in jail. The panel of doctors has found him fit in the investigation. BSP MP from Ghazipur Afzal Ansari said that, Mukhtar was treated inhumanely while being transferred from Punjab to Banda Jail. In the journey of more than 15 hours, they were not given water and food on the way and were also denied medical help. Due to this, he has become unwell. When he reached Banda jail, he was in a semi-unconscious state.