Special CBI judge Shivpal Singh announced the sentence after hearing arguments on quantum of sentencing. Lalu was subsequently disqualified from contesting elections for 11 years.
Tejashwi, who was the former deputy CM of Bihar, said that he along with Lalu's lawyers will go to High Court and even Supreme Court to appeal against the sentencing. The Special CBI court had postponed the sentencing twice this week.
Lalu and 14 others were found guilty in the Deoghar Treasury fodder scam case of 1990's on December 23.
The 69-year-old RJD supremo, in a written plea on Thursday, had sought leniency from the CBI court citing illness and old age, according to his counsel Chittaranjan Prasad. "I am sure our Chief Laluji will attend RJD's crucial meeting tomorrow" says Bihar party chief Ramchandra Purve. He was sent to Birsa Munda Jail in Ranchi. The Special CBI Court was supposed to sentence the convicts on January 3.
The court had, however, acquitted six others including former Bihar chief minister Jagannath Mishra in the case.
The 16 convicted include three former IAS officers: Phoolchand Mandal, Beck Julius and Mahesh Prasad.
Lalu Prasad is also facing trial in three more cases relating to the fodder scam, also known as "chara ghotala".
In 1996, the Patna High Court had ordered an inquiry into the fodder scam cases and a charge sheet in the Deogarh Treasury case was filed against 38 people on October 27, 1997.
The Titans, with the turnover-prone Marcus Mariota, are the ones with the bigger worries at the game's most important position. With the Titans a first down away from victory, it appeared that Derrick Henry was stripped of the football by Marcus Peters .
Sam Winnall then dragged one wide of the United post just before the half-hour mark as the visitors started to enjoy themselves. "The Championship is coming in a direction where they are Premier League level, they just play in another competition".
Weiss, David Nutter and Miguel Sapochnikm, with the writers on board for the new season including David Benioff & D.B. In the other news, GOT fans who are disappointed with the delayed release of the show, here's something to cheer up.
Prior to kickoff, broadcasting partner Sean McDonough congratulated Gruden on taking the Oakland Raiders' head coaching job. The team went 30-34 in his four seasons, making the playoffs twice and winning one game before retiring again.
However, a reported delay in the manufacture of high-capacity Switch cartridges could restrict the flow of new games in 2018. Nintendo held the previous record too, with its Wii U selling 4 million units in its first 10 months after launch in the US.
Khloe Kardashian insists she is in no rush to marry Tristan Thompson , though they have spoken about the possibility of marriage. Ellen then proceeded to ask why Kylie didn't appear on the family Christmas auto .
Afghan President Ashraf Ghani condemned the "barbaric attack" in a statement, calling it an "inhumane" act. The deadliest bombing occurred last week, leaving more than 40 people dead and around 90 others wounded.
According to reports , Johnson and her family lost their home and all of their belongings and have been living in a hotel. Neighbors told AL.com that several of them noticed a young man walking around the house at about the time of the fire.
Capcom's livestream lasted about an hour and detailed what the community should expect before, during and after launch week. Sticking with the promotional theme, Capcom plans to open a pop-up barbeque shop in London for MHW launch weekend.
Del Rio then had an awkward and emotional post game press conference with the media where he addressed his dismissal. The Raiders fired head coach Jack Del Rio earlier on Sunday after the team finished a disappointing 6-10.
Central Florida's last Kmart will close this spring
The company says the exact number of employees affected is not available, but a majority of the jobs are part-time. Sears Canada filed for bankruptcy a year ago , and is in the process of shuttering its business entirely.
Tesla Pushes Back Model 3 Manufacturing Forecast, Again
For the entire past year, the shares of the NASDAQ-listed electric auto maker rose 45.70% following a 10.97% slump in 2016. Tesla said in its release that in the last seven working days of the fourth quarter it made 793 Model 3 cars .
Apple buys Canadian app development startup Buddybuild
Now, the acquisition of BuddyBuild could help Apple up the number of downloads, which is still behind Google's Android. Moreover, integration of machine learning with Core ML in building apps is also attracting developers to the platform.
MPs Want a 'Latter Levy' to Cut Down on Disposable Cup Waste
This helps support better coffee cup disposal and reduces contamination, which is the biggest challenge in the recycling process. Starbucks said on Friday it would trial a 5p charge on takeaway coffee cups for three months in about 20 London cafes.
Avoid romaine lettuce for now, Consumer Reports says
The Food and Drug Administration and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have issued warnings about the outbreak. The outbreak has affected people in Ontario, Quebec, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia and Newfoundland.
Paladins Battle Royale Game Mode Coming to Consoles in 2018
We have to say, a Paladins style battle royale game sounds both intriguing and exciting and we'll definitely be trying it out. Last fall, third-person shooter/fort-building game Fortnite iterated on Battlegrounds' premise with a battle royale mode.
Barkley to have Chelsea medical today
Toffees ace Ross Barkley is expected to complete his £15 million switch to Stamford Bridge today, according to BBC Sport . Everton manager Sam Allardyce said on Thursday the club had been resigned to losing Barkley for some time.
Isaiah Thomas to Make Season Debut Tomorrow Night vs. Blazers
This will be the first game for the Cavaliers this year, and it will also be the first game for the point guard in a Cavs jersey. The post Isaiah Thomas has requested to not receive a video tribute from the Celtics appeared first on Cavs Nation .