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Fresh trouble for Lalu family: ED summons son-in-law Rahul in PMLA case

ED has allegedly detected some funds being transferred by Rahul Yadav to his mother-in-law Rabri Devi, the wife of Lalu Prasad

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

RJD Chief Lalu Prasad at a press conference in Patna. (Photo: PTI)
RJD Chief Lalu Prasad. (Photo: PTI)

The has summoned another son-in-law of RJD chief Lalu Prasad, Rahul Yadav, in connection with its probe against his MP daughter and others.

In what comes as fresh trouble for the family, the agency has allegedly detected some funds being transferred by Rahul Yadav to his mother-in-law Rabri Devi, the wife of

Agency sources said Rahul Yadav, husband of Lalu Prasad's fourth daughter Ragini, has now been issued summons to depose before the investigating officer of the case later this week and explain this transfer of about Rs 10 million.

The agency has already questioned Shailesh Kumar, Lalu Prasad's other son-in-law and husband of his daughter Misa Bharti, in this case many times in the past.

The case pertains to alleged of funds by a firm-- MsMishail Packers and Printers Pvt Ltd-- and is said to be linked to Misa and Shailesh.

The ED is probing the case under criminal sections of the Prevention of Act (PMLA).

First Published: Tue, January 16 2018. 11:55 IST
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