New Delhi : Lalu Prasad Yadav have been granted interim bail by Patiala House Court in the ongoing hearing for IRCTC Scam case.
Lalu Prasad Yadav granted interim bail by Patiala Court
Delhi’s Patiala House Court granted interim bail to jailed RJD president Lalu Prasad Yadav in IRCTC scam case on Thursday. Earlier, the court adjourned the hearing till January 19, 2018 on a petition filed by Lalu Prasad Yadav seeking bail in the case filed by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in IRCTC scam, for further scrutiny of documents.
IRCTC scam : Lalu Prasad Yadav granted interim bail
However, hearing on ED case in the scam was underway. The court was scheduled to hear the bail application filed of Lalu Prasad in the CBI and ED case t 11 am in a separate room via video conferencing today and the court had earlier directed CBI to make arrangements regarding this. Lalu Prasad’s wife Rabri Devi and his son Tejashwi Yadav arrived at the court premises before time while Lalu Prasad appeared before the court via video conferencing.
Lalu Prasad is serving sentences in fodder scam cases and lodged at the Birsa Munda Central Jail in Ranchi since December 23, 2017. Currently, the RJD chief is lodged in a paying ward of the Rajendra Institute of Medical Sciences (RIMS) in Ranchi. Yadav’s health condition deteriorated due to a festering boil on his right leg, reports said.