Third Case Of Fodder Scam Convicts Lalu Prasad & Jagannath Mishra


Ranchi:  Special CBI court of Ranchi convicts RJD leader Lalu Prasad Yadav in the third case of Chaibasa Treasury Fodder Scam of 1990.

The fodder scam case, RC 68(A) / 1996, pertains to the fraudulence of Rs 33.67 crore from Chaibasa (now in Jharkhand) district treasury during 1992-93. The court also convicted former Bihar Chief Minister Jagannath Mishra in the case.

Besides these cases, the former Bihar chief minister is also facing charges in the RC 38 A/96 pertaining to alleged illegal withdrawal of Rs 3.97 crore from Dumka Treasury and Rs 184 crore from Doranda Treasury in the early 1990s.