Tag: Lalu Prasad

  • Lalu surrenders in Ranchi CBI court

    Lalu surrenders in Ranchi CBI court

    Ranchi : Former Bihar Chief Minister and Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad on Thursday surrendered in a special Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) court here to serve his sentence in a fodder scam case. Lalu Prasad surrendered before Justice S.S. Prasad, who sent him to the Birsa Munda Central Jail. From jail he…

  • Court summons to Lalu, Rabri, Tejashwi in IRCTC case

    Court summons to Lalu, Rabri, Tejashwi in IRCTC case

    New Delhi : A city court on Monday issued summons to former Railway Minister Lalu Prasad, his wife Rabri Devi, son Tejashwi Yadav and others in connection with the 2006 IRCTC hotels maintenance contract case. The case relates to alleged irregularities in the allotment of contracts of two IRCTC hotels in Ranchi and Puri in…

  • Lalu Prasad sentenced to 14 years jail in fourth fodder scam

    Lalu Prasad sentenced to 14 years jail in fourth fodder scam

    Ranchi : Former Bihar Chief Minister Lalu Prasad will be jailed for 14 years in the fourth fodder scam case he has been convicted in, with a special CBI court here on Saturday sentencing him to seven years each in two cases under it, and ordering the sentences run consecutively. Pronouncing the sentence, CBI judge…

  • Lalu Prasad gets 3-1/2 years jail in fodder scam case

    Lalu Prasad gets 3-1/2 years jail in fodder scam case

    By Nityanand Shukla, Ranchi : In a huge setback to the RJD, its supremo Lalu Prasad was on Saturday sentenced to three-and-a-half-years jail in a fodder scam case. After three days of arguments on the quantum of punishment, special CBI judge Shivpal Singh pronounced the order through video conferencing. As the CBI judge was delivering…

  • Lalu Prasad convicted in fodder scam case, RJD to appeal in HC

    Lalu Prasad convicted in fodder scam case, RJD to appeal in HC

    By Nityanand Shukla, Ranchi : A special CBI court on Saturday convicted RJD chief and former Bihar Chief Minister Lalu Prasad and 15 others in a case relating to the multi-million rupee fodder scam. The court acquitted another former Bihar Chief Minister Jagannath Mishra and five others in the case, related to fraudulent withdrawal of…

  • Nitish Kumar a ‘farzi socialist’: Lalu Prasad

    Nitish Kumar a ‘farzi socialist’: Lalu Prasad

    Patna : RJD chief Lalu Prasad has termed Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar a “fake socialist” who has joined hands with communal forces and is afraid of them. His comment comes ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit here on Saturday to attend the centenary celebrations of Patna University. “He is a fake socialist. Real…

  • CBI issues fresh summons to Lalu Prasad, Tejashwi in IRCTC case

    CBI issues fresh summons to Lalu Prasad, Tejashwi in IRCTC case

    New Delhi : The CBI on Tuesday issued fresh summons to RJD chief Lalu Prasad and his son Tejashwi Yadav in the ongoing probe into alleged irregularities in an IRCTC hotels’ contract case. “The Central Bureau of Investigation has summoned both for questioning on Thursday and Friday,” agency spokesperson Abhishek Dayal told IANS. The CBI’s…

  • Bihar election will decide India’s future: Tejaswi Yadav

    Bihar election will decide India’s future: Tejaswi Yadav

    The Bihar assembly election will determine the future of India and Prime Minister Narendra Modi, says the cricketer-turned-politician son of Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader Lalu Prasad. Tejaswi Yadav, 26, who once played with Indian Test cricket captain Virat Kohli, is confident that the Grand Alliance of the RJD, the Janata Dal-United and the Congress…