Fodder Scam: Lalu Yadav to appear in court today

Lalu Prasad Yadav is going to appear before the special CBI Court in Ranchi in linkage with fodder scam case today.

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Because of this case, Lalu was debarred from contesting polls.

A total of 45 persons were named as accused with some being died during trial.

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Talking about Fodder Scam case, it goes back to mid-1990s and involves embezzlement of around Rs 1000 crore from the Bihar government treasury at the time of Lalu’s tenure.

Last month, the SC had directed that Lalu Yadav will face trial in all four fodder scam cases. The Supreme Court is also not happy with the CBI for delay in filing appeal against the High Court order in the case.

 

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