Deposed Egyptian leader Hosni Mubarak has suffered "a health crisis" upon arrival at prison after he was given a life sentence over the killing of protesters in the uprising against his rule, state television reported.
"Mubarak was afflicted by a health crisis upon his arrival at Torah Prison and is being treated in the helicopter," the report said, quoting a medical source, referring to the helicopter that transferred him to the jail.
Mass crowds gathered in Cairo's Tahrir Square to protest against the outcome of the trial of Egypt's former President Hosni Mubarak.
Hosni Mubarak has been sentenced to life in prison after a court convicted him of complicity in the killing of protesters
Hosni Mubarak returns to court today to hear a judge rule on whether he is guilty of the killing of protesters