Monday, 8 August, 2022
TopicFodder Scam

Topic: Fodder Scam

RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav sentenced to 5 years in prison, fined Rs 60 lakh in fodder scam

The former Bihar chief minister had earlier been sentenced to 14 years in prison in four other fodder scam cases that first came to light in January 1996.

CBI special court convicts RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav in multi-crore Doranda treasury case

The court had on 29 January completed hearing arguments in the case and reserved its verdict. Prasad had earlier been sentenced to 14 years in jail in four other fodder scam cases.

Lalu Prasad Yadav gets bail in Dumka treasury case, to be released from jail

The court directed him neither to leave the country without permission nor change his address and mobile number during the bail period.

Jharkhand High Court rejects Lalu Prasad Yadav’s bail application in Dumka treasury case

The court said that the RJD supremo has to serve two more months in jail to complete half of his total sentence, and asked him to file a fresh application after two months.

Lalu Yadav gets bail in fodder scam case, but will remain in jail

The RJD chief will have to remain in jail as he is serving time in another case related to Dumka treasury.

Lalu Yadav denied bail by Supreme Court in Rs 900-crore fodder scam case

A bench headed by CJI Rajan Gogoi rejected RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav's bail plea a day after the CBI strongly opposed it claiming he would conduct political activities.

Sushil Modi attends convict Jagannath Mishra’s book event, Tejashwi calls it BJP hypocrisy

Bihar deputy CM Sushil Modi attended the launch of a book written by former chief minister Jagannath Mishra, convicted in the fodder scam.

Lalu Prasad Yadav’s bail plea in 3 fodder scam cases turned down by Jharkhand High Court

The fodder scam is related to fraudulent withdrawal of government funds from the treasuries of various districts of undivided Bihar in the 1990s.

Lalu Prasad to go back to jail in fodder scam case by 30 August

The former Bihar CM, who was recovering from illness in Mumbai, has been refused an extension of provisional bail.

Lalu Prasad Yadav convicted in fourth fodder scam case

The former chief minister was convicted for a fraudulent withdrawal of Rs 3.13 crore. 

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