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Amit Khare unearthed the fodder scam

Rumour has it that former Bihar chief minister Lalu Prasad had once misbehaved with Amit Khare, the then district commissioner of Chaibasa in south Bihar, in full public view. The incident was enough to enrage the strong lobby of Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officers to take on the all-powerful chief minister. Khare, now a joint-secretary in the ministry of human resource development in New Delhi, denies any such incident took place, but can't help gloating at Prasad's conviction and five-year imprisonment in the infamous fodder scam. He is, after all, the man who first got ...