Thursday, April 6, 2017

Bad news for Tej Pratap Yadav, Nitish Kumar order probe in Soil Scam


Patna: Bihar Chief Secretary Anjani Kumar Singh on Thursday gave order to investigate into the soil scam involving former Bihar Chief Minister Lalu Prasad Yadav's son Tej Pratap Yadav who is also Health Minister in Bihar Government.

Senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Sushil Kumar Modi earlier on Tuesday alleged Yadav of giving a contract worth Rs. 90 lakh to a company for construction of pathways and improvement of the Sanjay Gandhi Biological Park without tender.

According to Sushil Kumar Modi, the soil was allegedly dug out during the construction of a mall being built on a plot of land owned by the Yadav family on the outskirts of Patna.

While urging Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar to set up an all-party committee to probe the scam, the BJP leader demanding Yadav's ouster from the cabinet.
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