Ramalinga Raju, 9 other convicts sent to 7 years in jail in multi-crore Satyam Computer scam

April 9, 2015 11:14 AM

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Ramalinga Raju, 9 other convicts sent to 7 years in jail in multi-crore Satyam Computer scam

Hyderabad: B Ramalinga Raju has been sentenced to seven year in jail in the multi-crore Satyam Computer Services Ltd (SCSL) accounting fraud case, by a special Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) court in Hyderabad. The court of judge BVLN Chakravarthi also slapped a fine of Rs 5 crore on Raju and his brother and Satyam's former Managing Director B Rama Raju, who will also serve a seven-year jail term.

Raju who was earlier pronounced guilty by the court had requested the judge for lighter punishment due to his health issues. He has already spent 32 months in jail.

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