FIR versus RJD leader Tej Pratap Yadav for concealing property in 2020 survey testimony



PATNA: RJD principal Lalu Prasad’s older child Tej Pratap Yadav has actually landed in problem adhering to an FIR versus him for purportedly hiding his stationary possessions in the testimony submitted throughout in 2015’s Assembly political elections.

The FIR versus the RJD lawmaker from Hasanpur was lodged at Rosera police headquarters in Samastipur area on the Election Commission’s instruction. He has actually been implicated under Section 125 (a) of the Representation of the People Act, 1951. 

The JDU had actually occupied the issue with the EC right after Tej Pratap was chosen, adhering to which the EC asked the Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) to explore supposed inconsistencies in the stationary possessions stated in the testimony as well as the tax return submitted by the RJD leader.

The CBDT record discovered the accusations to be real as well as charged Tej Pratap with concealing residential or commercial property well worth over Rs 59 lakh in the testimony submitted prior to the area political election police officer. On obtaining the CBDT record, the EC provided a show-cause notification asking the RJD leader to respond within 3 weeks. When he stopped working to do so, the EC obtained the FIR signed up versus him.

The EC’s activity has actually supplied the RJD’s competitors, consisting of JDU as well as BJP, fresh ammo to strike the RJD’s initial household. JDU MLC Neeraj Kumar claimed, “Tej Pratap was lagging behind as far as charges of corruption against Lalu’s family is concerned. Now that his name too has been added to the list, the circle is complete.”