Party leaders worry about his health; son Tejashwi Yadav plans to file an appeal in High Court against fodder scam verdict
The Central Jail at Hotwar in Ranchi has a famous inmate now: Rashtriya Janata Dal president Lalu Prasad. He is prisoner no. 3351 after his conviction in a fodder scam case on Saturday.
Mr. Prasad is lodged in the upper division ward of the jail. The ward houses six other VIP prisoners: Sawna Lakda, former Congress legislator from Jharkhand; Sanjiv Singh, BJP MLA from Dhanbad; Kamal Kishore Bhagat, former legislator from Lohardagga; Raja Peter, former Jharkhand Minister; and Enos Ekka, legislator.