CBI court grants bail to Lalu Yadav, Rabri Devi, Misa Bharti in land for job scam case
Lalu Yadav reached the CBI court on a wheelchair for production. The case pertains to Lalu Prasad's family allegedly getting a job in the Railways in lieu of gifting land or selling land. This matter is from when Lalu Prasad was the Railway Minister between 2004 and 2009.
Lalu Prasad Yadav, Rabri Devi and Misa Bharti have got bail from the CBI court in the 'land for job' case. The court has granted bail to all on a personal bond of Rs 50,000 each. The CBI has filed a charge sheet against Lalu Prasad Yadav, Rabri Devi and 14 others for criminal conspiracy and under the Prevention of Corruption Act in the "land for job" case. Lalu Prasad's family was produced in Delhi's Rouse Avenue Court today in this matter. Lalu Yadav reached the CBI court on a wheelchair for production. The case pertains to Lalu Prasad's family allegedly getting a job in the Railways in lieu of gifting land or selling land. This matter is from when Lalu Prasad was the Railway Minister between 2004 and 2009.
On this issue, JDU MP Sunil Kumar Pintu said that Lalu Yadav has full faith in the court, that is why he reached the court with his family. He respects the court. The agency may be biased. Till now very tall claims have been made by the agency, where is that money. Whatever the BJP may say, the final decision has to be taken by the court and even bigger is the public court.
The CBI has alleged in its charge sheet that irregular appointments were made in the Railways in violation of the laid down norms and procedures of the Indian Railways for recruitment. It alleged that the candidates in return, directly or through their close relatives and family members, sold land at highly subsidized rates up to one-fifth of the prevailing market rates to the family members of RJD chief Prasad, the then railways minister.
Tejashwi Yadav did not appear before CBI for the third time Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Tejashwi Yadav did not appear for the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) questioning for the third time on Tuesday in the land-for-job scam case. The officers provided this information. He told that for not appearing on March 4 and March 11, Yadav was given a notice to appear for questioning on Tuesday. Officials said that Tejashwi did not appear for questioning even on the third notice on Tuesday. The CBI recently questioned Yadav's father and Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad and his wife Rabri Devi in Delhi and Patna respectively. The CBI has filed a chargesheet against Lalu Prasad Yadav, Rabri Devi and 14 others for criminal conspiracy and the Prevention of Corruption Act in the land-for-jobs case and all the accused have been asked to appear before the special court on March 15.