The court has fixed the next hearing for April 22. Since April 15 is a holiday on the occasion of Good Friday, the case will be heard next on April 22, Lalu Yadav's advocate said.
The main objective behind the 'nyay yatra' is to campaign for justice for Lalu Prasad Yadav, who according to him, has been fabricated in the fodder scam cases.
Since the RJD Chief has already completed half of the total sentencing, it is quite possible that he will get bail from Jharkhand High Court, Lalu's counsel said.
According to Doctor Umesh Prasad, under whose supervision Lalu Prasad Yadav is being treated in RIMS, his prostate and sugar level are on the higher level.
A Delhi court today granted three weeks to CBI to procure sanction from concerned authorities to prosecute an accused in a graft case against former Railway Minister Lalu Prasad Yadav.
Jailed RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav admitted to cardiac ward of Ranchi hospital; five doctors watch his health condition
Yadav suffers from a host of health complications including diabetes, heart problems, kidney infection, high blood pressure and hypertension. He had undergone an open heart surgery in August 2014.
Jailed RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav shifted from AIIMS to Ranchi hospital; political blame game erupts in Bihar
Yadav’s younger son and Bihar Opposition leader Tejashwi Yadav questioned the move while several other RJD leaders dubbed it as a “political conspiracy”.
An RJD legislator close to the Yadav household said if the party chief fails to get bail from the HC, arrangements would be made at AIIMS to ensure he watches his son’s wedding ceremony live.
During the hearing, the Enforcement Directorate opposed the bail plea of the accused, saying Bharti and her husband were indulged in a 'very serious' economic offence.
Husband, dead Chartered Accountant responsible for business activities of firm accused of Money Laundering: Lalu Prasad's daughter Misa Bharti
Misa reiterated the answer and put the responsibility of taking care of business and financial activities of the firm on her husband and the CA when she was questioned by the Investigating Officer.
Fodder scam: RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav, ex-Bihar CM Jagannath Mishra get five-year jail term in Chaibasa Treasury case
Prasad who is also supposed to pay up Rs 5 lakh in fine had been convicted in the first fodder scam case involving withdrawal of Rs 37.7 crore from Chaibasa treasury on September 30, 2013.
Tejashwi Yadav, Prasad's son, said the family had tried to communicate the news of Gangotri Devi's death to Prasad through the prison authorities in Ranchi.
Expressing solidarity with jailed RJD chief Lalu Prasad, Samajwadi Party supremo Akhilesh Yadav said today that the "BJP did injustice" to him.
He said the verdict of trial court is not the final decision on the alleged culpability of Lalu Prasad whose long record of public service cannot be discounted while respecting the judicial process.
The fodder scam has dogged the RJD chieftain's political life for more than 20 years. The prison sentence is likely to hamper his dream of forging opposition unity before the next general elections.