Ranchi: BJP Leader Shatrughan Sinha on Saturday met former Bihar Chief Minister and RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav in paying ward of Rajendra Institute of Medical Science (RIMS), Ranchi. Sinha had arrived Ranchi on Friday evening and met Lalu Yadav on Saturday. As per jail manual, only three people can meet a convicted person on every Saturday.
The ailing Lalu Yadav is getting treatment at paying ward of RIMS, Ranchi. After meeting Lalu Yadav, Sinha said: “ I came to know the medical condition of Lalu Yadav”. He skipped the question when asked from which party he would fight the Lok Sabha poll. Congress president, Rahul Gandhi also addressed a rally in Ranchi. There were speculations that he could Lalu Yadav but he did not meet him. Lalu Yadav was convicted in three fodder scam cases in December 2017 and January 2018 and awarded 14 years imprisonment. He has applied for bail in Supreme Court.