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Scandal-plagued farm minister Tadamori Oshima admitted during a special Diet session Thursday that a former secretary pocketed a 6 million yen political donation in 2000.

The misappropriation is a violation of the Political Funds Control Law, opposition lawmakers said, pointing out that the secretary, Norihisa Fujita, served as manager of Oshima’s political fund management body.

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