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Judge, who sentenced Lalu to jail, awaiting justice in land case

ANI  |  Jalaun (Uttar Pradesh) [India] 

Ranchi special (CBI) Singh, who pronounced the verdict in a case against (RJD) Chief Lalu Prasad, is himself waiting for justice in a land case.

Singh, who hails from Uttar Pradesh's Jalaun district, is nowadays meeting various officials there to get his ancestral land in Sheikhpur Khurd village freed.

The is said to have made frantic efforts in order to resolve the issue.

To this end, Jheloun Tehsildar said Singh had come to him and after hearing his grievances, a team was sent to review the land.

He further said that, following the first meeting, he never the

Surendra Pal Singh, brother of the judge, said that former Pradhan constructed a crossroad on Shiv Pal's land without any authority.

Singh had awarded Yadav a jail term of three-and-a-half years in the case, along with a fine of Rs 5 lakh.

The special judge had also, during the hearing on Tuesday, observed he got phone calls from Lalu Yadav's men, in connection with his conviction.

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First Published: Mon, January 08 2018. 12:05 IST