No verdict for Lalu Prasad: CBI court postpones sentencing in Dumka fodder case

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No verdict for Lalu Prasad: CBI court postpones sentencing in Dumka fodder case

Lalu Prasad Yadav has already been convicted in three other fodder scams and is serving a jail term for 13.5 years.

The judgement in the Dumka fodder scam has been deferred. The special CBI court in Ranchi was set to pronounce the verdict in the fourth fodder scam today.

CBI judge Shivpal Singh has postponed the pronouncing of the judgement in the Dumka fodder scam.

Lalu Prasad Yadav has already been convicted in three other fodder scam cases and is serving a jail term of 13.5 years.

There are six FIRs against Lalu Prasad Yadav out of which judgement has been pronounced in three cases.

The case pertains to the fraudulent withdrawal of Rs 3.13 crore from the Dumka treasury when Lalu Prasad Yadav was the chief minister of Bihar. The judgement was also to be delivered against Jaganath Mishra and 29 others.

At present, Lalu Prasad Yadav is lodged in the Birsa Munda jail in Ranchi.