Delhi court grants Robert Vadra extended interim protection from arrest till 19 March in money laundering case

A Delhi court on Saturday extended the interim protection from arrest granted to Robert Vadra till 19 March in a money laundering case lodged by the Enforcement Directorate (ED).

Press Trust of India March 02, 2019 16:27:03 IST
Delhi court grants Robert Vadra extended interim protection from arrest till 19 March in money laundering case
  • A Delhi court on Saturday extended the interim protection from arrest granted to Robert Vadra till 19 March in a money laundering case lodged by the ED

  • Special judge Arvind Kumar granted the relief to Vadra, who is the brother-in-law of Congress president Rahul Gandhi

  • The ED case against Vadra relates to allegations of money laundering in the purchase of a London-based property

New Delhi: A Delhi court on Saturday extended the interim protection from arrest granted to Robert Vadra till 19 March in a money laundering case lodged by the Enforcement Directorate (ED).

Delhi court grants Robert Vadra extended interim protection from arrest till 19 March in money laundering case

File photo of businessman Robert Vadra. Facebook

Special judge Arvind Kumar granted the relief to Vadra, who is the brother-in-law of Congress president Rahul Gandhi. The ED case against Vadra relates to allegations of money laundering in the purchase of a London-based property at 12, Bryanston Square worth GBP 1.9 million (British pounds), which is allegedly owned by him.

On 25 February, a Delhi court refused to stay the ED's interrogation of Vadra in connection with the money laundering case. The court directed him to join investigation before the Enforcement Directorate (ED).

With inputs from agencies

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