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Lalu Prasad Yadav (C), a former Indian federal minister, whose Rashtriya Janata Dal party supports the ruling coalition, walks into court before a hearing in Ranchi, Jharkhand on September 30, 2013. An Indian court convicted, Yadav, a regional government ally, of corruption making him one of the first politicians set to be disqualified from parliament under new rules barring criminal MPs. AFP PHOTO/ STRSTRDEL/AFP/Getty Images
Lalu Prasad Yadav (C), a former Indian federal minister, whose Rashtriya Janata Dal party supports the ruling coalition, walks into court before a hearing in Ranchi, Jharkhand on September 30, 2013. An Indian court convicted, Yadav, a regional government ally, of corruption making him one of the first politicians set to be disqualified from parliament under new rules barring criminal MPs. AFP PHOTO/ STRSTRDEL/AFP/Getty Images

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Removing criminals from Indian politics

India bans lawmakers convicted of crimes from the legislature. CNN's Sumnima Udas reports.

Removing criminals from Indian politics

India bans lawmakers convicted of crimes from the legislature. CNN's Sumnima Udas reports.