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Lalu to spend another night in jail, may be released Wednesday


Prasad Yadav will spend one more night in Central Jail in and may be released on provisional bail on Wednesday, his said.

The order regarding provisional bail for Yadav has not reached the as yet, the former Bihar Chief Minister's lawyer, Prabhat Kumar, told IANS.

"The order copy of provisional bail has not been officially communicated to We are hopeful that the court will communicate district court and Yadav may be released on Wednesday," Kumar said.

Lalu Yadav returned to on Monday after attending his elder son Tej Pratap's marriage on May 12.

Apart from a three day parole to attend the marriage in Patna, Lalu Yadav was also granted six weeks provisional bail by the on May 11 for treatment.

was admitted to RIMS in on March 17 following complaints of uneasiness when he was lodged at the Jail. He was also sent to AIIMS, for treatment.

He has been convicted in four cases since 2013 -- the latest being the Dumka treasury case in which a special sentenced him to 14 years in jail.



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First Published: Tue, May 15 2018. 19:50 IST