Said to have once been Bihar’s most formidable don, who also served as role model for the villain in the film ‘Pratighat’, he still faces four chargesheets including two in murder cases.
Satish Sharma ,Congress, Amethi
Besides being chargesheeted in the JMM bribery case, he made judicial history when the Supreme Court asked him to cough up Rs 50 lakh for irregular allotment of petrol pumps when he was petroleum minister.
Bhajan Lal , Congress, Karnal
Charges have been framed against him in the JMM bribery case. The CBI has accused him of delivering ‘suitcases’ to a breakaway faction of the Janata Dal.
L.K. Advani , BJP, Gandhinagar
The BJP president is accused of having abetted the demolition of the Babri Masjid, for which the trial court has ordered the framing of charges. Has filed an appeal.
Mohammad Shahabuddin , Rashtriya
Janata Dal, Siwan
One of Bihar’s best known...