Trouble for Lalu Prasad Yadav is far from over. He is supposed to depose before a special CBI court in Patna on February 25 in connection with fraudulent withdrawal of Rs 46 lakh from district treasuries of Bhagalpur and Banka, an offshoot of fodder scam cases.
A special CBI court in Ranchi on Wednesday sentenced him to a 5-year jail term in the third case of multi-crore fodder scam related to fraudulent withdrawal of money from Chaibasa treasury in 1990s.
After Rashtriya Janata Dal Chief Lalu Prasad Yadav was found guilty in the third fodder scam on Wednesday, various politicos reacted to the decision.
A day after a Ranchi court announced the quantum of RJD chief Lalu Yadav’s sentence for his involvement in one of the fodder scams, his elder sister Gangotri Devi died due to prolonged illness.
Fodder scam verdict: Lalu Prasad Yadav's quantum of sentence to be out tomorrow via video conference
Quantum of sentence for Lalu Yadav in Fodder scam will be announced on Saturday 2 PM via video conference by Ranchi court, said his lawyer Chitranjan Singh.
The apex court allowed the Central Bureau of Investigation's plea challenging the Jharkhand High Court's order of dropping charges against RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav in 2014.