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10 Names In Indian Politics Who You Won’t Believe Were Actually Jailed


10 Names In Indian Politics Who You Won’t Believe Were Actually Jailed

1. Amit Shah –

Amit Shah, current president of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) got arrested on 25th July in 2010 due to his connection with Sohrabuddin fake-encounter case and was charged with murder, kidnapping and extortion. He was denied entry in Gujrat from 2010 to 2012.

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2. Jayalalithaa (Amma) –

She was sentenced to four years of jail-time and (roll your eyes) a fine of Rs.100 crore on 27th September in 2014 for disproportionate assets case which was filed by BJP’s Subramanian Swamy back in 1996.

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3. Lalu Prasad Yadav –

He got sentenced for five years in “Animal Food Scam” or “Fodder Scam”. The total scam amount was Rs.37 crore. I wonder what he did with that much of animal food, ah, jokes apart.

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4. Suresh Kalmadi –

He got famous for the 2010 “Commonwealth Games” which was held in India. The scam totaled for about 70000 crore rupees and he was put behind the bars by CBI.

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5. Yedurappa –

He was the CM of Karnataka. He got involved in land scam, mining scam and got jailed for about 1 month after which he got bail.

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6. Shibu Soren –

He was the CM of Jharkhand and was sentenced to life imprisonment in 2016 on the charges of murdering his own secretary but Supreme Court overruled the decision in 2007.

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7. Karunanidhi –

He was arrested alongside with two central ministers in 2001 for alleged losses of 12 crore rupees in building mini-flyovers in Chennai.

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8. Madhu Koda –

Madhu Koda, the ex-CM of Jharkhand was arrested in 2009 due to his alleged involvements to a mining scam totaling in about 3400 crores.

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9. Madan Mitra –

Madan Mitra, an MLA of West Bengal got arrested in 2014 due to connections with “Saradha Scam” of about 300 crore rupees.


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10. A Raja –

Being involved in the 2g scam, he was arrested and served 15 months in Tihar Jail.


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