IRCTC scam case: Patiala house court grants bail to Rabri Devi, Tejashwi Yadav

Former chief minister of Bihar and wife of RJD supremo Lalu Yadav, Rabri Devi and her son Tejashwi Yadav were granted bail by Delhi’s Patiala House Court on Friday in a money laundering case related to the 2006 Indian Railways Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) maintenance scam case.

The Enforcement Directorate had named Lalu Prasad, Rabri Devi, their son and former Bihar deputy chief minister Tejashwi Yadav, his party colleague PC Gupta and his wife Sarla Gupta, a firm Lara Projects and others in connection with the IRCTC maintenance scam case.

The accused Rabri and Tejashwi got bail after furnishing a personal bond and surety amount of Rs 1 lakh each.

The court has granted bail to all defendants in the case except Lalu Prasad Yadav.

On Thursday, fodder scam convict Lalu Prasad Yadav, surrendered before a CBI court in Ranchi, Jharkhand upon expiry of his provisional bail.