Feb 12, 2014

Girish Chandra Varma shifted to hospital

Jan 9, 2014

BHOPAL: Girish Chandra Varma, chairman of Maharishi Vidya Mandir, has been shifted to jail hospital on Tuesday. Varma, who was accused of raping a former school teacher of Maharishi Vidya Mandir School, was arrested on December 29. He was sent to a judicial remand on December 1. The jail officials said he is diabetic and has a high blood pressure. He was kept under doctors' supervision, and was shifted in jail hospital to avoid his health from deteriorating further, officials added.

Meanwhile, the Audi car that was seized from his sprawling ashram in Bhojpur road after the arrest was sent to central forensic science laboratory, Bhopal on Wednesday. The woman had alleged that he raped her in the car once around a year back. Police said initially the samples collected from car were sent for forensic experts but they directed to send the car for its detailed examination.