After 17 long years, Court’s decision on Fodder Scam has managed to shake RJD Supremo and former Chief Minister of Bihar, Lalu Prasad Yadav. He is found guilty. This decision will make him lose his Lok Sabha seat.However, RJD maintained that Lalu was a victim of political conspiracy and that the party will challenge the verdict in higher courts.His disqualification from Parliament will keep him out of electoral arena for at least six years.Along with Lalu ,Congress Leader and another former Chief Minister of Bihar,Jagannath Mishra, has also been found guilty. As of now, he is taken into custody and on the 3rd of October , the quantum of punishment with be declared by the court.
As per Hindu belief cow is like our Mother and probably this is for the first time sons are found guilty of eating-up mother’s food and also being punished for the same. 😀
N Srinivasan has been re-elected as the ‘unopposed’ BCCI President.He was the only one to file nomination for the post and hence the announcement was just a formality.Although as per the Supreme Court , the undisputed BCCI king cannot discharge his duties as a President until the final verdict in Jagan Reddy case where his company’s name is also associated and another case filed against him by Aditya Verma( Cricket Association of Bihar secretary).
Reminds of the Amul Macho advertisement starring Saif Ali Khan – where he wins a race walking and says – ‘Bade Aaram Se’ ( With absolute ease).The advert depicts wearing Amul Macho vest one can do anything with ease 🙂 .
PM Dr Manmohan Singh is on his visit to the US to attend the UN General Meeting in New York.He had a word with President Obama regarding continued terror attack on India. Dr Singh claimed Pakistan remained the epicentre of terrorism and President Obama promised Dr Singh, ‘frank’ words with Pakistani PM, Nawaz Sharif,on the terror issue.
As the Chief Economic Advisor to the Prime Minister,Raghuram Rajan,the RBI Governor,who became the hero saving the falling INR value,ranked Gujarat 12th state in development.This rank is below 6 UPA ruled states and has created enough reasons for pro NaMo supporters on twitter to criticize Rajan.
Former IPL boss , Lalit Modi, is banned by BCCI for life for financial irregularities. In its Special General Meeting the Board discussed a report filed by its disciplinary committee and decided to impose the ban. Modi has although declared that this ban is not the end and that he will have the last laugh in the entire issue!