Sadhu Yadav

  • Police seize cash, valuables stolen from RJD MP Sadhu Yadav's house 1 week ago

    A sum of Rs 39 lakh and other valuables stolen from former RJD MP Sadhu Yadav's house last month have been recovered and three persons arrested in this connection, police said. Acting on a tip-off about suspicious movement of one Kundan Kumar Sah near Yadav's residence in Saket Bihar Mitramandal Colony...
  • Bhojpuri actress, Reena Rani unfazed by the criminal background of her opponents April 19, 2014

    Bhojpuri actress and AAP candidate from Maharajganj Reena Rani remains unfazed as she has been pitted against three 'bahubalis'. The 40-year-old actress will be contesting against Prabhunath Singh of the Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD), Manoranjan Singh Dhumal of the Janata Dal (United) and Lalu Prasad's controversial brother-in-law Sadhu Yadav. Sadhu is...
  • Sadhu Yadav not to contest against sister Rabri Devi April 4, 2014

    Former MP Sadhu Yadav on Friday said he will not contest the Lok Sabha polls from Bihar's Saran constituency, where his sister and former chief minister Rabri Devi is fighting on an RJD ticket, but from the Maharajganj constituency instead. Anirudh Prasad Yadav alias Sadhu Yadav said he will contest the...
  • Lalu, Rabri harsh on Sadhu Yadav; BJP trashes propping him March 26, 2014

    RJD President Lalu Prasad and wife reacted bitterly to Anirudh Prasad alias Sadhu Yadav's announcement to challenge Rabri Devi as an Independent in Saran even as BJP on Wednesday rubbished propping him up for political gains. "We do not bother who is fighting from where," Prasad told reporters when asked about...
  • LS polls: Sadhu Yadav to fight against sister Rabri Devi from Saran March 25, 2014

    Sadhu Yadav, a controversial former MP, on Tuesday announced that he will contest the Lok Sabha polls from Saran seat, where his sister and former Bihar Chief Minister Rabri Devi is in the fray as a RJD candidate. Sadhu, who is Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad's brother-in-law, said that...
  • LS polls: Rabri Devi challenged by estranged brother Sadhu Yadav March 25, 2014

    Patna: The Saran Lok Sabha constituency in Bihar will see a contest between two siblings- former Bihar Chief Minister Rabri Devi and her estranged brother Sadhu Yadav. Sadhu Yadav will be contesting the Lok Sabha elections as an Independent. Yadav, who was earlier a part of his brother-in-law Lalu Prasad's Rashtriya...
  • Congress expels Sadhu Yadav for praising Gujarat CM Narendra Modi August 19, 2013

    New Delhi: RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav's estranged brother-in-law and Bihar Congress leader Anirudh Prasad alias Sadhu Yadav has been expelled from the Congress Party on Monday. The move comes after Yadav had met Narendra Modi on Friday and praised him saying that the BJP strongman has better qualities to...
  • Sadhu Yadav slams Congress, says no political issue was discussed with Modi August 17, 2013

    Unfazed by the talk of action against him by Congress over meeting Narendra Modi, Sadhu Yadav, the estranged brother-in-law of RJD chief Lalu Prasad, on Saturday went hammer and tongs against party slamming the UPA government. Yadav also made it clear that he had been interacting with the Gujarat Chief Minister...
  • Cong set to take disciplinary action against Sadhu Yadav for praising Modi: Sources August 17, 2013

    Sadhu Yadav, the estranged brother-in-law of RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav, is set to face disciplinary action from the Congress for praising and meeting Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi. Sources in the party said that action against Yadav will follow soon but the party would prefer the matter to be a...
  • No question of Sadhu Yadav joining BJP, says SK Modi August 17, 2013

    Bihar BJP on Saturday said they would not take RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav's estranged brother-in-law Sadhu Yadav into the party. "There is no question of taking him into BJP," former Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi said reacting to Anirudh Prasad alias Sadhu Yadav's meeting with Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra...
  • Narendra Modi is PM material, no one is better than him, says Sadhu Yadav August 17, 2013

    New Delhi: Congress leader Anirudh Prasad alias Sadhu Yadav reiterated his stand on Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi saying he is the Prime Ministerial material. Speaking to CNN-IBN, RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav's enstranged brother-in-law said, "There is no one who is better than Narendra Modi. Congress Vice President Rahul...
  • Sadhu Yadav likely to be expelled from Congress: Sources August 17, 2013

    New Delhi: RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav's estranged brother-in-law and Bihar Congress leader Anirudh Prasad alias Sadhu Yadav is likely to be expelled from the Congress, according to sources. He met Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi on Friday and said that the BJP strongman has better qualities to become Prime...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai August 16, 2013

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  • News 360: Sensex crashes 769 points; its biggest fall in 4 years August 20, 2013

    There has been a carnage on Dalal Street with the Sensex crashing more than 700 points and the rupee hitting a record low of 62 to the dollar forcing the Prime Minister's Office to call a high-level meeting. Nifty also fell drastically over 200 points down to its biggest percentage...
  • Modi can be a better PM than Rahul: Cong leader Sadhu Yadav August 16, 2013

    RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav's estranged brother-in-law and Bihar Congress leader Anirudh Prasad alias Sadhu Yadav, who met Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi here today, feels that the BJP strongman has better qualities to become Prime Minister than Rahul Gandhi. "In comparison with Rahul Gandhi, I strongly believe that Narendra Modi...
  • Sadhu Yadav set to join BJP, says 'nation needs Modi' August 16, 2013

    Bihar Congress leader Anirudh Prasad alias Sadhu Yadav met Gujarat Chief Minister and BJP campaign committee chief Narendra Modi in Ahmedabad on Friday. As his reports of meeting with the CM sparked a row, Sadhu Yadav puts an end to the rumours by clearly stating that he is likely to join...
  • Bihar Congress leader and Lalu's brother-in-law Sadhu Yadav meets Modi August 16, 2013

    Ahmedabad: In an interesting political development, Bihar Congress leader Sadhu Yadav has met Gujarat Chief Minister and BJP campaign committee chief Narendra Modi in Ahmedabad. Sources have told CNN-IBN that the Congress plans on dismissing Sadhu Yadav by Friday evening. Sadhu Yadav is RJD chief Lalu Prasad's brother-in-law. He had...
  • Phase 3: Acid test for BJP-JD(U) in Bihar polls October 28, 2010

    Patna: Polling began on Thursday morning for 48 constituencies in the third phase of the assembly elections in Bihar amidst tight security. It's an acid test for the BJP-JD(U) combine which won 27 of the 48 seats here last election. An electorate of 1.03 crore, including 47.56 lakh women,...
  • Sadhu Yadav says Cong may give him Bettiah ticket March 21, 2009

    New Delhi: Two days after he quit the Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) after being denied an election ticket Sadhu Yadav, brother-in-law of Lalu Prasad, on Saturday said that he could get a ticket to contest for the Congress party from Bettiah. Yadav and other rebels who left the RJD after Sadhu...
  • Senior RJD leaders quit, put Lalu in a spot March 20, 2009

    Patna: Unhappy over being denied party tickets to contest the Lok Sabha elections, half a dozen leaders of the Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) in Bihar have joined either the ruling Janata Dal-United (JD-U), its alliance partner Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) or the Congress in the last one week. Among the prominent...
  • Watch: Cong snubs Sadhu, gets 26 seats in Bihar March 20, 2009

    The Congress wasn't invited to this celebration. The Paswan-Laloo pact obviously didn't please the party. It was given a raw deal with just three seats in Bihar. The Grand Old Party finally hit back with the decision to go it alone. ...
  • Tit-for-tat: Cong grabs Sadhu, gets 26 seats in Bihar March 20, 2009

    New Delhi: Two days after being snubbed by RJD in seat-sharing for Lok Sabha poll in Bihar, Congress on Thursday sought to drive a wedge in the Lalu Prasad-led party by admitting his controversial brother-in-law Sadhu Yadav and announcing that the party would be contesting more than 26 seats in...
  • SC confirms interim bail of Sadhu Yadav June 17, 2007

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday confirmed the interim bail granted to Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) MP Sadhu Yadav in connection with an assault case registered against him at Gopalganj district. Sadhu Yadav, who is the brother-in-law of Railway Minister Lalu Prasad, had approached the apex Court against the verdict...
  • Sadhu Yadav accused of land grabbing June 20, 2007

    Patna: Bihar legislator Sadhu Yadav and three others have been charged in a case of alleged land-grabbing in Patna, police said on Sunday. The complaint against Yadav, brother-in-law of Railway Minister Lalu Prasad, was lodged by Bhuwaneswar Tiwari, a resident of Beur village. The other three accused, including one of Yadav's...
  • Sadhu Yadav gets bail in corruption case June 15, 2007

    Patna: The Patna High Court on Thursday granted bail to Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) MP Sadhu Yadav in a case related to irregularities in the use of millions of rupees meant for flood relief in Bihar. Sadhu Yadav, brother-in-law of Railway Minister Lalu Prasad who has been in Patna's Beur jail,...
  • Sadhu Yadav's bail hearing today December 11, 2006

    New Delhi: A Special Vigilance Court will hear the bail application of controversial RJD MP Sadhu Yadav on Monday. He has been charged with irregularities in the use of crores of rupees meant for flood relief in Bihar. Sadhu Yadav, who is the brother-in-law of Railway Minister Lalu Prasad, had...
  • Sadhu Yadav surrenders, arrested June 21, 2007

    Patna: RJD Lok Sabha member Anirudh Prasad alias Sadhu Yadav on Monday surrendered before Special Vigilance court in connection with the multi-crore flood relief scam and has been sent to judicial custody till December 6. The Supreme Court had on December 1 rejected his anticipatory bail plea on and had asked...
  • SC extends stay on Sadhu’s arrest October 19, 2006

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Thursday extended till further order its stay on arrest of Anirudh Prasad alias Sadhu Yadav, controversial RJD MP and brother-in-law of Railway Minister Lalu Prasad, in connection with an assault case registered against him at Gopalganj district in Bihar. A Bench comprising Justice B P...
  • Non-bailable warrant against Sadhu September 11, 2006

    Patna: A vigilance court on Monday issued a non-bailable arrest warrant against RJD MP Sadhu Yadav in a case of forgery and cheating, an off-shoot of the multi-crore Bihar flood relief scam. Designated vigilance judge R N Prasad, who had reserved his order on Saturday on a petition filed by...
  • Clueless Bihar cops in Delhi for Sadhu August 26, 2006

    New Delhi: Railway Minister Laloo Prasad Yadav's much wanted brother-in-law, Sadhu Yadav, also known for his antics in Parliament, has given the police the slip. A team of Bihar Police on Saturday arrived in the Capital to arrest controversial Rashtriya Janata Dal MP in connection with an assault case but...