A CBI court in Patna has directed 31 accused, including RJD president Lalu Prasad and former Bihar chief minister Jagannath Mishra, to be present before it on Friday in connection with a case of multi-crore rupee fodder scam.
In a setback for RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav, the Supreme Court on Monday issued a notice to him in response to a petition filed by the CBI against dropping of certain charges in one of the FIRs by Jharkhand High Court in fodder scam case against the politician.
With BJP mulling legal opinion about moving court for cancellation of Lalu Prasad's bail for indulging in politics in alleged breach of bail conditions, the RJD president on Wednesday said he would have no qualms to be sent back to jail.
Fodder Scam convict and former Bihar chief minister Jagannath Mishra on Thursday hailed Prime Minister Narendra Modi's leadership saying "it has heightened the nation's dignity and influence in the world."
The Jharkhand High Court on Monday granted bail to former Bihar Chief Minister Jagannath Mishra who on March 19 surrendered to a CBI court after being in a hospital on interim bail since his conviction in a fodder case.
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The Jharkhand High Court on Friday reserved its verdict on former Bihar Chief Minister Lalu Prasad's petition pleading to quash a fodder scam case on the ground that he had been already convicted in a related case earlier.
In a big setback for Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad Yadav, a special CBI court on Tuesday rejected a petition moved by him challenging his trial in other cases related to the infamous fodder scam.