Lalkeshwar prasad and his wife, a former Janata Dal (United) legislator Usha Sinha have been sent to judicial custody till July 4, 2016.
Both were arrested on charge of the Bihar School Examination scam under which a group of Class XII toppers have been charged.
The State Education Board formed a Committee to probe the “education mafia”. The committee cancelled the results of two toppers who failed to perform well during a re-test conducted by a team of experts.
A case of cheat and forgery has been lodged against three of the toppers and also Bacha Rai, Director of the VR College to which the toppers belonged.