Varanasi: Mafia don Brijesh Singh, who is presently lodged at the Central Jail here, has been admitted to SSL Hospital under Banaras Hindu University after he complained of back ache, police said Thursday.
Singh was taken to the hospital from jail last night amidst tight security arrangement for a check up. He had been complaining of a back ache since the last few days.
Jailer S N Dwivedi later confirmed that Singh has been admitted to SSL Hospital and is being kept in the private ward under tight security.
Meanwhile, police said that Singh had undergone a leg surgery a few months back.