Court rejects Shahabuddin`s bail

A Bihar court on Thursday rejected former RJD MP Md Shahabuddin`s prayer for regular bail in connection with the murder of a local BJP leader Yogendra Pandey in 1998.

Last Updated: Nov 04, 2010, 18:46 PM IST

Siwan: A Bihar court on Thursday rejected former RJD MP Md Shahabuddin`s prayer for regular bail in connection with the murder of a local BJP leader Yogendra Pandey in 1998.

Chief Judicial Magistrate Amar Jyoti Srivastava turned down his application for bail in the case being probed by the Crime Investigation Department (CID).

Srivastava also dismissed his petition seeking bail in connection with a case related to seizure of a mobile phone from Shahabuddin`s ward in Siwan jail on October 21, 2010.

Pandey was gunned down by unidentified assailants at Dwivedi Petrol Pump at Babunia petrol pump in Siwan police station.

Shahabuddin is currently undergoing life-term for kidnapping and murder of a CPI-ML(L) activist.

PTI