In fact, the case dates back to 2006 when Lalu Prasad Yadav was the Railway Minister in the UPA One government. It was alleged that irregularities were committed in awarding the operation contract of two IRCTC hotels to a private company. Two IRCTC hotels in Ranchi and Puri were involved in the case. The investigating agency had claimed that there was sufficient evidence against Rashtriya Janata Dal supremo Lalu Prasad, his wife Rabri Devi and Tejashwi Yadav among others in the IRCTC case.
The CBI conducted several raids on August 24 at the residences of Rashtriya Janata Dal leaders in Patna, Katihar, Madhubani, Vaishali and Sitamari districts. Apart from this, a raid was also conducted at the Urban Cubes mall in Gurugram. The team suspected that Tejashwi had invested in it. After the raid, Tejashwi Yadav was reportedly heard saying in a press conference that CBI officers don’t have mothers and children, don’t they have families, will they always remain CBI officers, won’t they retire. , what message do you want to convey? You must faithfully perform the duty of the constitutional body.