In 4 out of 5 fodder scam cases, Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) Supremo Lalu Yadav has spent half of his sentence in jail. On which basis he has got bail from the court in these cases. Apart from this, Lalu has also got bail in the case of a controversial statement made by him in Hajipur in 2015. The CBI court has issued an order for the bail of Lalu Prasad Yadav, convicted in the Doranda case related to the fodder scam. Earlier, Lalu deposited Rs 10 lakh in court for release. The bail bond was sent from the Jharkhand High Court to the lower court on Wednesday. As stated by the lawyer of Lalu Prasad Yadav, the bail bond has been filled and Mr. Yadav can be released on bail from jail at any time.
Bail-in Doranda case:
Lalu Yadav has got the bail in the Fodder scam pertaining to Doranda Treasury. The case is about the withdrawal of Rs 139 without any proper documentation from the Doranda treasury. The withdrawal was done in between 199o to 1995 from the Doranda treasury. The court issued a statement regarding this withdrawal after 27 years in which Lalu Yadav was accused. Mr. Lalu Prasad Yadav was sentenced to five years in this case by the court.
Meanwhile, In Bihar, Now JDU leader Nitish Kumar is hosting an iftar party in which Lalu Yadav, Rabri Devi, Tejaswi Yadav, and Tej Pratap Yadav are invited. Earlier this month an iftar party was hosted by RJD on 22nd April to which Bihar CM Nitish Kumar was invited.
As per the news Lalu Yadav is being treated in Delhi AIIMS for his ailments. As his bail has been granted by the court Lalu Yadav will come to Patna anytime after getting discharged from the hospital. So it’s being speculated that MR. Yadav will come to Patna on the 30th of April.
After reaching Patna talks may be held on Tej Pratap’s misbehaviour with the party worker. Tej Pratap Yadav, surrounded by a case of assault on a worker, has announced his resignation from the party. He tweeted in this regard, ‘I followed the footsteps of my father. Gave respect to all the workers, I will submit my resignation soon after meeting my father’. Ramraj Yadav, the president of the Patna metropolis of the party’s youth cell, has alligated Tej Pratap of attacking him by locking him in the room during the Iftar party at the residence of Rabri Devi, and even abusing him. It was also told that Tej Pratap has threatened to shoot him within ten days if he does not leave the party. On the other hand, Tej Pratap denies all the matter.
Bail has been granted in these cases:
1. In the case of illegal withdrawal of 37 crores and then 33 crores from Chaibasa treasury, there was a sentence of 5 -5 years. Lalu is on the vine for half his term.
2. He was sentenced to three and a half years in the case of illegal withdrawal of Rs 79 lakh from the Deoghar treasury. In this case, also he has been granted bail on grounds of half term and ill health.
3. In the case of illegal withdrawal of 3.13 crore from Dumka treasury, Lalu was sentenced to 7-7 years in different sections. In this case, he has gotten bail since April 2021 from Jharkhand court.