Prime News, National (Patna), April 17:- Jailed Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader and former Bihar Chief Minister Lalu Prasad Yadav has been granted bail in a case linked to the fodder scam. The bail was granted to Lalu Prasad Yadav by Jharkhand High Court today in the excess withdrawal of Rs 3.13 crore from Dumka Treasury case.
Lalu Prasad has so far been convicted in four out of five cases related to a multi-crore fodder scam. He has already acquired bail in three other cases of the multi-crore rupees fodder scam.
Lalu Prasad Yadav was earlier granted bail in the Chaibasa Treasury case involving the excess withdrawal of Rs 37.7 crore. Later, he was granted bail in the case pertaining to excess withdrawal of Rs 79 lakh from Deoghar Treasury.
He was also granted bail in a case related to excess withdrawal of Rs 33.13 crore from Chaibasa Treasury. In all these cases, he was granted bail on the ground of having served half-sentence of the total term awarded to him.
Today, Lalu Prasad Yadav was granted bail in the Dunka Treasury case. (MR, Inputs: Agencies).