Jaya death probe: Health Secretary Radhakrishnan appears before panel

Chennai: Tamilnadu Health Secretary J Radhakrishnan today appeared before the Justice (retd) A Arumughaswamy Commission probing the circumstances that led to the death of former chief minister J Jayalalithaa.

The top official was summoned by the one-man panel earlier also.

On Thursday, Apollo Hospitals filed a petition before the commission seeking an adjournment and rescheduling of its proceedings till a medical board is constituted.

Sixteen doctors from the hospital were scheduled to depose before the commission.

NT Bureau