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Birth Special: Lalu Prasad Yadav, Indian Politician

Birth Special: Lalu Prasad Yadav, Indian Politician

Lalu Prasad Yadav (born June 11, 1948) is a famous politician of India and former Chief Minister of Bihar. Lalu Prasad Yadav is counted among the successful rail operators of India. On October 3, 2013, the Special CBI court in Ranchi pronounced the sentence of 5 years and fined Rs 25 lakh on Lalu Prasad Yadav for the fodder scam. The court was found guilty by Lalu Prasad on charges of embezzlement of 37 crores 68 lakhs from Chaibasa treasury.

Entry in politics:-

At the age of 29, Laloo Prasad Yadav was elected to the sixth Lok Sabha from the Janata Party. On 1 June 1973, he married Rabri Devi. Lalu Prasad has seven daughters and two sons, all of whom have been married. Lalu Prasad became the chief minister of Bihar state for the first time on March 10, 1990 and became Chief Minister in 1995. In 1997, Lalu Prasad split from the Janata Dal and formed the Rashtriya Janata Dal party to become its president. In the Lok Sabha elections held in 2004, he won the Chhapra parliamentary seat in Bihar and became the railway minister during the UPA regime at the Center and made a lot of profits to the Railways. He was once again elected to the Lok Sabha in 2009. Lalu Prasad is also accused of a fodder scam, which he had taken during his Bihar Chief Minister’s rule. He has also been jailed many times in this regard. Lalu Prasad has also been a member of the Bihar Assembly 8 times earlier and in 2004 he became the Leader of the Opposition for the first time in the Bihar Legislative Assembly. In 2002, he became a Lok Sabha member for the second time in the by-election by the Chhapra parliamentary seat.


  • Bihar Legislative Assembly, 1990-1995
  • Bihar Legislative Assembly 1980-1989 and 1995-1998 (three times)
  • Leader of Opposition, Bihar Legislative Assembly January-November 1989

Central cabinet minister

  • Rajya Sabha, 2002
  • Chief Minister, Bihar, 1990-1997
  • Union Railway Minister from 24 May 2004 to 22 May 2009

Speaking style:-

Lalu Prasad is famous for his style of speaking. Due to this style Lalu Prasad has made his special identity in the world including India. Lalu Yadav's special point of his speaking. The promise of making Bihar's streets like Hema Malini's cheeks or the beginning of Kulhad in the railway, Lalu Yadav always kept in the limelight. Lalu Yadav's Jokes on the internet has also been very good. He has also been interested in sports and social work. He has also been the President of Bihar Cricket Association in 2001.

Related Question:-

Q.1 Who is the founder of Rashtriya Janta Dal?
A. Nitish Kumar
B. Lalu Prasad Yadav
C. Sharad Yadav
D. Jai Prakash Narayan
Ans: Lalu Prasad Yadav

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