As former Bihar chief minister Lalu Prasad Yadav will probably be finishing half of his jail sentence within the Dumka treasury case on November 9, the Rashtriya Janata Dal pinned its hope that the social gathering patriarch will probably be popping out of the jail on November 10 — the identical day the counting of votes for Bihar Meeting election 2020 will happen. Dashing the hopes, the Jharkhand excessive court docket has deferred the listening to to November 27.
That is the primary election within the final 40 years in Bihar that Lalu Prasad Yadav was lacking from the election marketing campaign, although assaults on him have been abound through the campaigning as The JD(U)-NDA alliance blamed Lalu Prasad’s tenure for Bihar’s ‘Jungle Raj’.
Since he was elected an MP for the primary time in 1977, he has been prominently current in all elections. Therefore, the social gathering hoped that he will probably be out on the day the outcomes will probably be introduced.
The previous Bihar chief minister is serving jail time period in numerous instances associated to fodder rip-off. In two instances — Deoghar treasure and Chaibasa treasury — he has been granted bail. Whereas within the Deogarh treasury case, he bought bail in 2019, within the Chaibasa case, he was granted bail on October 9, this 12 months.
The RJD patriarch has been in jail since January 2018 and has accomplished half of his sentence in lots of instances.
Although away from the election warmth and mud, Lalu is intently following the election updates as stakes are excessive on Mahagathbandhan being led by his son Tejashwi Yadav. At current, Lalu is below therapy at Jharkhand’s Rajendra Institute of Medical Sciences.