A special CBI court sent Congress leader and former Union finance minister P Chidambaram to investigative agency’s custody till August 26 in INX Media case. Chidambaram was arrested by CBI on August 21 over money laundering and corruption charges. P Chidambaram and his son claimed that the central investigating agency has been used for political reasons by the Centre. Abhishek Manu Singhvi Singhvi opposed the custodial interrogation of Chidambaram, saying that no allegation of tampering of evidence was made by CBI in the case.
Published On: Aug 22, 2019