On December 2, Tejpal's lawyer had argued in the court that a fan be allowed to be put up in the lock-up on humanitarian grounds. The 50-year-old Tehelka founder was taken for a second round of medical tests here.
His medical examination was earlier conducted on December 2 at Goa Medical College and Hospital, where various tests, including potency examination, was conducted on him. Tejpal was arrested last Saturday after his anticipatory bail plea was rejected.
He was remanded in six days police custody on Sunday. Tejpal is accused of sexually assaulting a woman journalist in a lift during a Tehelka event in Goa.
Meanwhile, Goa police has summoned Shoma Chaudhury and 3 other witnesses to join probe in Goa. Reportedly, their statement will be recorded before a magistrate.
Tejpal maintains his stand
Reportedly, during police interrogation, Tarun Tejpal maintained his stand that it was a consensual act and not rape as alleged by the victim.
(With PTI inputs)