MUMBAI: Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut is currently at the Arthur Road Jail in Mumbai. He is identified as prisoner 8959. Raut's daily routine in the jail cell has come to light. He spends most of his time reading and writing. He is not afforded any special privileges or VIP treatment.
Sanjay Raut, is an accused in the ₹1,034 crore Patra Chawl Land scam, is in judicial custody. He has been accorded the same facilities as the other prisoners and in keeping with regular rules. He is allotted a pen and a notebook to write. However, the prison administration is taking great care to prevent those writings from leaving the prison and monitor what is written inside the prison. Apart from writing he read news. Just like other prisoner, his routine is bound by rules.
Since Sanjay Raut has been kept in a separate barrack, he has been given a notebook and a pen as per permission, according to which he continues to write without stopping even in prison.
Sanjay Raut has been given permission for home-cooked meals and medicine as the court has allowed him since he suffers from a heart condition. Sources have also informed that Sanjay Raut has a dietary regimen of home-cooked rice and chapati-bhaji.