Siwan, Jul 20 (UNI) Incarcerated Rashtriya Janta Dal(RJD) MP Mohammad Shahabuddin today left for New Delhi amid tight security arrangements to attend the special session of Parliament for the Trust vote.
Official sources said here that following the order of Patna High court, the controversial MP was escorted to New Delhi by 2553 UP Vaishali Superfast Express during the day.
He is scheduled to attand the special special session of Parliament on July 21 and 22.
The sources said the escort team comprising 25 security personnel was headed by an Inspector rank officer of Bihar police along with four sub-inspectors and 20 security guards from the Special Auxiliary Police(SAP).
Earlier, on July 16 a division Bench of Patna High Court, comprising Justice Shiv Kirti Singh and Justice Abhijeet Sinha, granted the permission to the incarcerated RJD MP to participate in the special session of Parliament.
The RJD MP, currently lodged in Siwan jail, had been convicted in several criminals cases and awarded imprisonment ranging from one year to life.
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