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Lalu Prasad Yadav sentenced to 5 years in jail in 5th case of Fodder Scam

CBI special court has sentenced Lalu Prasad Yadav to five years in prison in the 5th cattle feed scam case.

Lalu Prasad Yadav, leader of the Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD), was the first-ever minister in the unified state of Bihar from 1990 to 1997. Corruption took place when money was taken from the state treasury for buying fodder for cattle during his tenure as first-minister. Thus 950 crore rupees has been swindled.

In 1996, the animal feed scandal came to light. In this connection, the CBI. Prosecuted and investigated. Lalu Prasad Yadav, former Bihar First-Minister Jagannath Misra, former MP Jagadish Sharma, then Accounts Committee Chairman Dhruv Bhagat, Assistant Director of Animal Husbandry K.M. The case was filed against Prasad et al.

The case is being investigated by the CBI in Ranchi, Jharkhand. Is taking place in the Special Court. Lalu Prasad Yadav has been convicted in four cases related to corruption in the treasuries of Tumka, Deogarh and Saipasa.

He was sentenced to 14 years in jail and fined Rs.60 lakh. He was sentenced to 7 years in prison. Lalu Prasad Yadav is currently out on bail due to ill health.

Lalu Prasad Yadav receives The CBI in Ranchi has registered a case of misappropriation of Rs 139.5 crore. Is taking place in the Special Court.

170 people were initially charged in the case. 55 people were killed. 7 became prosecution witnesses. 2 people pleaded guilty. 6 people lost their heads. The lawyers’ argument ended on the 29th of last month. The Ranchi CBI has convicted 75 people, including Lalu Prasad Yadav, in the case. The Special Court delivered its judgment on the 15th of last month.

The CBI has released the details of the convictions of Lalu Prasad Yadav and others convicted in the case. The Special Court was scheduled to announce this afternoon. Accordingly the judgment was read this afternoon.

The judge then sentenced Lalu Prasad Yadav to five years in prison. He was also fined Rs.60 lakh.

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Lalu Prasad Yadav was first convicted in 2013 in an animal feed case. He was sentenced to 5 years in jail in a Rs.37.67 crore corruption case. In the year 2017, Rs.89.27 lakh fraud case (Deogar) sentenced to 30 years.

In the year 2018, Rs. He was sentenced to 5 years imprisonment in a case of Rs.33.67 crore. In the same year, in the 4th case (Tumka Rs 3.5 crore scam) he was sentenced to 14 years imprisonment and fined. A fine of Rs 60 lakh was also imposed.

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