New Delhi: Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Tejashwi Yadav on Monday alleged that his father Lalu Prasad Yadav has been convicted within the fifth fodder rip-off case as a result of the previous Bihar chief minister didn’t shake palms with Bharatiya Janata Get together (BJP).
A CBI courtroom on Monday sentenced Lalu Prasad Yadav to 5 years imprisonment within the case and imposed a wonderful of Rs 60 lakhs on him. He was pronounced responsible on February 15.
Tejashwi Yadav on Monday mentioned that this isn’t the ultimate ruling: “I cannot touch upon the courtroom verdict. This isn’t the final judgment. Excessive Courtroom, Supreme courtroom is there. We have challenged it within the Excessive courtroom and we’re hopeful that the judgment of the decrease courtroom will change in Excessive Courtroom”.
“Aside from fodder rip-off, it appears no rip-off has occurred within the nation. In Bihar, virtually 80 scams have occurred however the place is CBI, ED, NIA? On this nation there is just one rip-off and one chief. CBI has forgotten Vijay Mallya, Nirav Modi, Mehul Choksi,” the RJD chief alleged, as quoted by information company ANI.
He additional focused the BJP saying, “If Lalu Ji had shaken palms with BJP, he would have been referred to as Raja Harishchandra however at the moment he’s combating towards RSS- BJP therefore he’s going through imprisonment. We’ll not get scared with this.”
In the meantime, on circumstances towards Lalu Prasad Yadav, Bihar CM Nitish Kumar mentioned: “We have not registered circumstances towards him. The people who find themselves with him now are the one ones who registered circumstances towards him. These folks additionally got here to me however I mentioned no. I mentioned you wish to file a case you are able to do nevertheless it’s not my work: Bihar CM Nitish Kumar on circumstances towards Lalu Yadav”.
A particular CBI courtroom in Jharkhand’s Ranchi discovered Lalu Yadav responsible of unlawful withdrawals of Rs 139.35 crore from the Doranda treasury.
The previous Bihar chief minister has been sentenced in 4 fodder rip-off circumstances.
This case (RC 47A/97) was the fifth and the most important wherein an quantity of Rs 139.35 crore was illegally withdrawn.
The Rs 950-crore fodder rip-off pertains to fraudulent withdrawal of public funds from authorities treasuries in varied districts of undivided Bihar.
(With Company Inputs)