Sushil Modi, Bihar’s new Deputy Chief Minister, has aforementioned he can expose at intervals following three days what he has alleged are Lalu Yadav’s links with Bihar’s sand mafia. Mr Modi, who is that the new Forest Minister too, has in addition ordered a up to date investigation into a “soil scam” and his forerunner Tej Pratap Yadav’s alleged role in it. Tej Pratap is that the son of Lalu Yadav.
In the last forty eight hours, over 100 folks are rounded up and a case of illegal sand mining has been registered against Bhai Virendra, a leader from Lalu Yadav’s RJD.
More than a hundred individuals are inactive in Patna, Bhojpur and a minimum of six different districts and dozens of trucks laden with sand are taken,” man Modi tweeted on Monday, listing action taken “within 3 days of the NDA-2 government being discovered against unionized criminals.”
To aid the stifling, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has appointed KK Pathak, a administrative official supposed to be robust, as principal secretary of the state’s mining department.
Sushil Modi, the BJP’s most senior leader in Bihar, took oath as range two within the regime last week along side Nitish Kumar, who drop Lalu Yadav and also the Congress to partner all over again with recent ally BJP. mr Kumar concludedthe two-year-old alliance once Lalu Yadav aforementioned his son Tejashwi Yadav wouldn’t resign because the state’s Deputy Chief Minister despite corruption charges against him.
For the last 3 months, Sushil Modi, as an opposition leader, ran an industrious campaign to out what he alleged were multiple scams and corrupt land deals by Lalu Yadav and his family, together with his sons and ministers Tejashwi and Tej Pratap. At press conferences Mr Modi fitted out reams of documents that he aforesaid evidenced his allegations of maximum corruption by the powerful Yadav family and demanded action against them.
The BJP leader’s come because the state’s deputy chief minister – a post he command four years agone until Nitish Kumar’s Janata Dal-United and therefore the BJP poor up – suggests that he’s currently during a position to order the investigations that he had sought-after as an opposition leader.
The installation bought soil from the plot value forty four lakhs to create a road while not inquiring for competitivebids. Mr Modi had at that point demanded that Tej Pratap Yadav be raped and conjointly a “high-level” investigation that he has currently ordered.