Ex MP of Rashtriya Janata Dal Prabhunath Singh was held guilty in murder of MLA Ashok Singh and awarded life imprisonment by the court in Hazaribagh today.
On May 18,the court had held him guilty.He was sent to jail.Today, the court awarded life imprisonment.Prabhunath is RJD chief Lalu Yadav's colleague. .
More, the court awarded life imprisonment to Prabhunath's brother Deenabath Singh and nephew Ritesh Singh as well.They were ordered to pay a fine if Rs 40,000 each.
Ashok Singh, RJD MLA from Masrak Assembly seat in Bihar's Saran district.He was murdered inside his official residence in 1995.
Prabhunath Singh, a resident of Saran was Member of Parliament from Maharajgunj in 2004.Incidentally, Prabhunath and underworld king RJD MP Shaebuddin were enemies and had fought with each other many a time.Prabhunath had also snubbed Bihar CM Nitish Kumar.