Ranchi Lalu Prasad, convicted in the fodder scam case related to the illegal withdrawal from the Dumka treasury, has been granted bail. Along with this, Lalu Prasad has got a big relief in the Chaibasa Treasury case.
Lalu Prasad’s lawyer said that Lalu Prasad has to deposit Rs 2 lakh. Lalu Prasad has been in jail for 30 months. Lalu Prasad could get out of jail only after hearing in Dumka case. It is scheduled to be heard on 9th November. On that day Lalu Prasad will complete half the sentence in Dumka case too. Lalu Prasad’s bail was opposed by the CBI counsel. But the court has granted bail.
Referral of illness was also given
Lalu Prasad had also told about his illness in his bail plea. It was said in the petition that he is suffering from about 15 diseases. He has been undergoing treatment in Rims of Ranchi for many years. Their health is also not good. Therefore, they should be given bail. Lalu had filed a petition in the High Court on 4 July for bail.
Let us know that Lalu Prasad has been in jail since December 23, 2017 in the fodder scam case, the special CBI court has sentenced in the Dumka, Deoghar and Chaibasa cases. He has got bail in Deoghar case, but he has not got bail in Dumka case.
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