Lalu Prasad Yadav is the Robert Vadra of Bihar: BJP leader Sushil Modi

Addressing a press conference in Delhi, Modi informed that the RJD chief had even sent two of his aides to Union government ministers for seeking relief from investigations by agencies like the Enforcement directorate (ED).

By: Express Web Desk | New Delhi | Published:July 5, 2017 3:57 pm
Lalu Prasad Yadav, Nitish Kumar, Presidential Polls, Dalit president Modi alleged that the RJD chief acquired properties worth over several crores through fraudulent means and gifted them to leaders who demanded tickets. He also criticised Nitish Kumar for not taking any action against Lalu’s sons. (Photo: PTI)

Bihar Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Sushil Modi on Wednesday attacked Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) supremo Lalu Prasad Yadav by calling him “Robert Vadra of Bihar” and stated that over 125 properties acquired by him and his family fall under benami transactions.  He further accused the Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar of turning a blind eye towards the alleged acts of corruption by Lalu Yadav, who presently is Nitish’s ally in the state government.

Addressing a press conference in Delhi, Modi said that the RJD chief had even sent two of his aides to Union government ministers for seeking relief from investigations by agencies like the Enforcement directorate (ED). “However, they refused to intervene,” Modi added while refusing to reveal the names of the Central ministers who were approached or senior RJD leaders who met them.

Modi alleged that the RJD chief acquired properties worth over several crores through fraudulent means and gifted them to leaders who demanded tickets. He also criticised Nitish Kumar for not taking any action against Lalu’s sons.

“He (Nitish Kumar) talks about zero tolerance (for corruption), but he didn’t take any action. Earlier, he said the Centre should produce evidence and take action, and now when they started taking (action), he is saying it is vindictive action,” Modi claimed. Sushil Modi even alleged that Lalu’s proposed rally in Patna in August was to bring together opposition leaders to save his benami properties.

Reacting to Modi’s allegation, Lalu said, “Be it Robert Vadra, Priyanka ji, Kejriwal, Mamata didi or Lalu Yadav and his family, an attempt is being made to break them.”

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    Shashi Raj
    Jul 6, 2017 at 10:55 pm
    और शुशील मोदी बिहार के अडवानी है खाया पिया कुछ नही ग्लास तोडा 12 आना का।
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      joseph
      Jul 6, 2017 at 5:25 am
      Modi is Hitler of India?
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        Venkataraman Jagadesan
        Jul 5, 2017 at 11:18 pm
        Both were BHAI BHAI so far looting is concerned. Both thrived under Her Majesty's rule. Jai HInd.
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          sankeertan
          Jul 5, 2017 at 10:17 pm
          What has been done to make a strong case in the COURT OF LAW to see to it that Vadra and Lalloo are in JAIL? One has to work hard to make a nation stronger. That hard work includes taking the LAW to the criminal's doorstep. Can the GOI do it???
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            Arhaj
            Jul 5, 2017 at 9:42 pm
            Bjp is looting the whole India in d name of pariborton. They financially kill every Indian, but helping ppl like Adani, Ambani, Mallya and many of their favorite by allowing lakh crore of ppl's money as loan. Presently 9 banks r going to be bankrupt as declared by RBI. Modi govt creating sab ka sarbonash.
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              Ram
              Jul 6, 2017 at 1:10 am
              looks like you are an aaptard under IB investigation rejected by Delhi voteres in recent MCD elections! No ache din for corrupt antinationals, no point in blaming NaMo for taking away such 'ache din' they enjoyed under Soniaji. You should remember Modi promised ache din only for hard working honest Indians not anti-national corrupt g00ns! Adani/Ambani/Tata/Birla all were billionares for last 20 years or even more like many sucesful business al over teh world and constantly blaming them will take you nowhere. Work hard and become another sucessful rich person instead of stealong tax money like your masters Kejri,lallu,vadras do!
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              ashwani
              Jul 5, 2017 at 9:20 pm
              If he is vadra of bihar what your father big modi is doing ...why not vadra is in jail...whatill is stopping modi to put corrupt in jail...stop shouting on everything and act ......agar dum hai
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                Ram
                Jul 6, 2017 at 1:14 am
                Dear due to courts and congress magic of erasing evidence, burning files and even disapperance act of witness it takes time to put corrupt vadra,lallu,maya,kejri and sonia in jail. Look, even fodder thief lallu who is convicted is out on bail from jail, why blame Modi for it! It was Nehruvian rules/regulations/laws which made sure that corrupt rich elite like NDTV owners escape and only poor are jailed with no bail.
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                Malkit Singh Rehnsi
                Jul 5, 2017 at 9:18 pm
                BJP is more dishonest than Lalu Yadav /Vadra, They purchased land in Bihar and UP with black money before demonitisation . All members of BJP are getting and enjoying undue benefits from the big business houses. Their black deeds will be exposed when BJP will be out. of power. Sushil Modi is himself outspoken and is in habit of criticizing others sometimes Natish Kumar or Lal Yadav jee. No body is honest in BJP as they are sycophants of 12 families in India who have taken loans from the banks amounting 25 of the total loan and they are not even paying interest. BJP leaders are enjoying all facilities provided by these 12 families and even they are claiming themselves as honest. paid heavily. The aim of the BJP is only to capture power at the centre and states by hook or crook while blaming others without seeing their own corruption. Who are living in glass houses, they never pelt stone on others. BJP is failure on every front and are trying t cover their weaknesses
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                  Raj
                  Jul 5, 2017 at 9:17 pm
                  So, BJP will help Lalu escape Law just like it is helping Vadra :P
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