#Lalu Prasad Yadav

.Ranchi, Jharkhand, India
Lalu Prasad Yadav was serving four-year jail term. (Photo credit: Twitter/@ANI)

  • Lalu Yadav is undergoing treatment for serious ailments at AIIMS Hospital in Delhi
  • He has been serving time in the Birsa Munda Jail in Ranchi since 23 December 2017
  • In March 2018, Lalu was sentenced in the fourth fodder scam case to 14 years in jail and fined Rs 6 million

.Patna, Bihar, India
RJD leader Tej Pratap Yadav has started a campaign to press the demand for the release of his ailing septuagenarian father Lalu Prasad from custody. (PTI File Photo)

  • Yadav, elder son of former Bihar CMs Lalu Prasad and Rabri Devi, marched to General Post Office in Patna on Thursday
  • He was with hundreds of supporters who carried bundles of postcards addressed to President
  • "We are here with lakhs of 'azadi patras' (petitions seeking freedom) in the interests of a socialist movement"

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Lalu Prasad Yadav was admitted at Ranchi RIMS. (Photo credit: Twitter/@ANI)

  • Lalu Prasad is currently serving a sentence in a Ranchi jail for his involvement in the 1996 fodder scam
  • He was hospitalised after he faced breathing trouble
  • After his health condition deteriorated, RIMS, on the advice of State Medical Board, referred him to AIIMS

.Ranchi, Jharkhand, India
Lalu Prasad Yadav was admitted at Ranchi RIMS. (Photo credit: Twitter/@ANI)

  • Lalu Prasad Yadav is currently serving a jail-sentence for his involvement in 1996 fodder scam
  • The RJD supremo was taken to RIMS Ranchi for checkup on January 23
  • Yadav was diagnosed with a lung infection

RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav has been convicted in four fodder scam cases. (Photo Credit: PTI)

  • Lalu Prasad Yadav's bail plea was deferred in the fodder scam case related to fraudulent withdrawal from Dumka Treasury
  • He was sentenced to 14-years imprisonment in 2018 by a CBI special judge
  • "We've been instructed to bring records related to Lalu Prasad Ji's half-sentence from the lower court," his lawyer said

.Ranchi, Jharkhand, India
Lalu Yadav was undergoing treatment in the Rajendra Institute of Medical Science (RIMS) for multiple ailments. (Photo Credit: PTI)

  • Lalu Prasad Yadav was shifted from the bungalow of the director to room number A-11
  • He was transferred from the paying ward of the RIMS to the residence of its director in August
  • The Jharkhand government ordered a probe into Prasad allegedly telephoning BJP MLA Lalan Kumar Paswan

.Patna, Bihar, India
Lalu Yadav was accused of offering minister's post to an NDA lawmaker to not attend the speaker's election in Bihar assembly on Wednesday. (Photo Credit/PTI)

  • "Lalu Yadav making telephone call from Ranchi to NDA MLAs", Sushil Modi said
  • Lalu asked the MLA to help him in a bid to fell the newly formed government, he alleged
  • He later said Lalu Prasad’s conspiracy has been foiled

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Bihar BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi . (Photo credit: Twitter/@ANI)

  • Sushil Modi claimed former chief minister Lalu Yadav was offering ministerial posts to the ruling coalition lawmakers
  • He shared a mobile number from which the jailed RJD leader was allegedly making the calls
  • The NDA retained power in the Assemble elections, winning 125 of the 243 seats

.Patna, Bihar, India
Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar addresses a rally during the last leg of campaign for Bihar Assembly elections at Thakurganj. (PTI File Photo)

  • The Bihar Chief Minister has a reputation of being a bit unusual and has often chosen to do things differently
  • He believes he has given more than his best to the state and made a real difference to the lives of the people 
  • According to those close to him, Nitish Kumar is both hurt and disappointed by the ferocity of the opposition against him 

.Patna, Bihar, India
Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader Tejashwi Yadav addressing an election campaign rally ahead in Gaya district. (Photo Credit: PTI/File)

  • RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav is drawing crowds ahead of the Bihar Assembly elections
  • This is the first assembly election he is fighting without the guidance of his father Lalu Prasad
  • Opoyi caught up with him at his 10, Circular Road residence in Patna amid all preparations