Business Standard

Jharkhand High Court rejects Lalu's bail plea

The RJD chief completed one month in Birsa Munda Central Jail on Wednesday

Lalu Prasad Yadav
Lalu Prasad Yadav
Related News

The on Thursday rejected the bail petition of former Bihar chief minister and chief Lalu Prasad. The court said it did not find merit in the bail plea.

After the court's decision, some Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) workers shouted slogans and expressed unhappiness over the denial of bail to their party chief. They were then escorted out of the high court premises.

The CBI completed arguments on his bail petition Wednesday and the Jharkhand High Court bench of Justice R.R. Prasad then reserved judgment.

completed one month in Birsa Munda Central Jail on Wednesday. He was convicted in a case September 30.

He moved the Jharkhand High Court against his conviction and sentencing and also moved the bail petition Oct 17.

On Sep 30, Lalu Prasad, another former Bihar chief minister Jagannath Mishra, Janata Dal (United) Lok Sabha member Jagdish Sharma and others were convicted in the fodder scam case RC 20 A/96, which is related to fraudulent withdrawal of Rs.37.70 crore from Chaibasa treasury during 1994-1995 when he was the chief minister.

The special CBI court of Pravas Kumar Singh awarded five years imprisonment to Lalu Prasad and slapped Rs.25 lakh fine on him Oct 3. Jagannath Mishra was granted two months' provisional bail on medical grounds Oct 25.

Read more on:   
|
|
|

Jharkhand High Court rejects Lalu's bail plea

The RJD chief completed one month in Birsa Munda Central Jail on Wednesday

The Jharkhand High Court Thursday rejected the bail petition of former Bihar chief minister and RJD chief Lalu Prasad. The court said it did not find merit in the bail plea.

The on Thursday rejected the bail petition of former Bihar chief minister and chief Lalu Prasad. The court said it did not find merit in the bail plea.

After the court's decision, some Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) workers shouted slogans and expressed unhappiness over the denial of bail to their party chief. They were then escorted out of the high court premises.

The CBI completed arguments on his bail petition Wednesday and the Jharkhand High Court bench of Justice R.R. Prasad then reserved judgment.

completed one month in Birsa Munda Central Jail on Wednesday. He was convicted in a case September 30.

He moved the Jharkhand High Court against his conviction and sentencing and also moved the bail petition Oct 17.

On Sep 30, Lalu Prasad, another former Bihar chief minister Jagannath Mishra, Janata Dal (United) Lok Sabha member Jagdish Sharma and others were convicted in the fodder scam case RC 20 A/96, which is related to fraudulent withdrawal of Rs.37.70 crore from Chaibasa treasury during 1994-1995 when he was the chief minister.

The special CBI court of Pravas Kumar Singh awarded five years imprisonment to Lalu Prasad and slapped Rs.25 lakh fine on him Oct 3. Jagannath Mishra was granted two months' provisional bail on medical grounds Oct 25.

image

Read More

Tension in communal clash hit Muzaffarnagar

The situation in Muzaffarnagar, where three people were killed in a communal clash late Wednesday, continued to be tense Thursday, police said.

Recommended for you

Columnists Rss icon

M Ramachandran

M Ramachandran: Evaluating the urban push
M Ramachandran

Carry out independent assessment of the nature of urban reform so it is not mechanically reported as being completed

T Thomas

T Thomas: A recipe for improving armed forces hiring
T Thomas

To make it possible to attract the best of our young people to join the armed forces, all university courses anywhere in India should include ...

Editorial Comment Rss icon

Digital is different

Indian advertising may be missing the bus

Vyapam scandal is just a symptom of all that ails the job market

Madhya Pradesh scandal should be treated as a wake-up call underlining the urgent need for job creation

TWEETS @ POLITICS
@SinghRPN
Glad media asking questions “@rahulkanwal:PM commenting on Algeria & Venezuela.Wld like to know what he thinks of #Vyapam deaths & CBI probe
@milinddeora
RT @timesofindia: Rahul Gandhi’s date with startup CEOs http://t.co/sP0LxZeFR1
@digvijaya_28
http://t.co/pFX8j1PuNY GOI is not releasing the State wise Nutrition figures which would expose the Gujarat Model of Development
@thekiranbedi
An interesting article. Working on reducing the cost of crime, as it worked for them) To Stop Crime, Hand Over Cash http://t.co/oDJ6qkUxTl
@ajaymaken
Pt Nehru&IndiraJi truly were global leaders- Greeted by locals-full of admiration for their struggle against British https://t.co/j0PsJ2HjmA
@MPNaveenJindal
RT @StationCDRKelly: Good morning from @Space_Station! Welcome to my glass bottom boat. #HappySunday!#YearInSpace http://t.co/Q18TUFmHyR
@Panda_Jay
My Twitter handle changed yesterday to @PandaJay 😊, please follow that..
@ShashiTharoor
Receiving a book onKrishna from Bhakti VinodaSwami of ISKCON inTvm, who invited me2a conference on environment&ethics http://t.co/rEeGk3Im7U
@Swamy39
@BatishNaresh : On Sept 30 this year the Blueprint for Ram Temple construction in 2016 will be unveiled in a press conference.
@narendramodi
India is yearning for a digital revolution, Effort towards #DigitalIndia is all encompassing & aimed at transforming lives. #DigitalDialogue
@abdullah_omar
Dear @BSNLCorporate what's the point of bragging about #DigitalIndiaWeek when even your optical fibre connectivity in Srinagar is rubbish!!
@varungandhi80
My article in The Asian Age/Deccan Chronicle today: http://t.co/fYQlpuiMBO
@ArvindKejriwal
RT @JarnailSinghAAP: किसान गजेन्द्र की मौत पर मोदीजी ने 15 मिनट में ट्वीट करके दुःख जताया था,व्यापम में 45 लोग मर गए,देश प्रतिक्रिया और इं…
@PMOIndia
RT @narendramodi: India is yearning for a digital revolution, Effort towards #DigitalIndia is all encompassing & aimed at transforming live…
@rajeev_mp
RT @adgpi: Capt Ummed Singh Mahra, AC(P), 19 RAJRIF #ThisDayThatYear #BraveSonsofIndia On 5 Jul 1971 in Nagaland, Captian... http://t.co/F
@quizderek
Employers, others and family of journalist want viscera report to be sent outside MP to AIIMS Delhi. Yes should be #VyapamScam
@
Another dean dies in Vyapam scam; Arun Sharma of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose Medical College found dead in Delhi http://t.co/zdMQ39CM1T
@SushmaSwaraj
RT @GovernorSwaraj: A veteran journo in his gossip column describes me Sr Adv Sikkim.Sir I was designated Senior Advocate by Supreme Court …
@arunjaitley
Message of the Socio-Economic and Caste Census http://t.co/47jcn39H6T
@MVENKAIAHNAIDU
Speaking at the 4th America Telugu Sambaralu organized by North America Telugu Society (NATS) http://t.co/B3kzafWvhD
@nitin_gadkari
Laid the foundation stone of two lane with paved shoulders of Agartala-Udaipur section of NH 44 at Agartala, Tripura http://t.co/coT1JtvTBk
@DVSBJP
Attending"Maha Samparka Abhiyan "being held at #bengaluru for party South office bearers presided by @AmitShahOffice http://t.co/w4NDiBmzNf
@umasribharti
चन्‍द्रशेखर राव को बधाई. तेलंगाना राज्‍य का मेरा संकल्‍प एवं सपना पूरा, तेलंगाना की नदियों का ध्‍यान रखेंगें.
@AnanthKumar_BJP
Valedictory function for Peenya Industries Association Expo on 27-June-2015 https://t.co/o0ffWlcVt1
@smritiirani
RT @narendramodi: My visit to Central Asian Nations will enhance ties with this region. The scope of cooperation is very wide. http://t.co/
@drharshvardhan
Grieved with news of death of child in Hema Maliniji's car accident.Praying to Almighty for recovery of Hemaji and others injured.
@Gen_VKSingh
@iramvilaspaswan माननीय रामबिलास पासवान जी को उनके जन्मदिन की हार्दिक बधाई
@Rao_InderjitS
My best wishes to all the #doctors on the occasion of #DoctorsDay ! We appreciate & value the contribution of Doctors to the nation!
@nsitharaman
“@airnewsalerts: UPSC declares results of Civil Services Examination; Women bag first three positions.” Great news -"Beti Bachao Beti Padao"
@RSSorg
" Super 30" students of Anand Kumar scored 25/30 in IIT entrance.. Congrts Anandji for ur cmmtmnt n dedication in bldng the nation.

Back to Top