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Sukh Ram gets 3 years jail for graft

Former Union Communications Minister Sukhram was today sentenced to three years imprisonment by a Delhi Court for amassing disproportionate assets worth Rs 4.25 crore during his tenure in PV Narasimha Rao Govt.

delhi Updated: Feb 25, 2009 16:58 IST

Former Union Communications Minister Sukhram was on Wednesday sentenced to three years imprisonment by a Delhi Court for amassing disproportionate assets worth Rs 4.25 crore during his tenure in PV Narasimha Rao Government.

The Court also imposed a fine of Rs two lakh on the former minister and ordered the forfeiture of his illegal assets worth Rs 4.25 crore.

However, Special CBI judge VK Maheshwari, granted bail to the 82-year-old Congress leader on furnishing a personal bond and surety of Rs 50,000 each.