P Chidambaram moves application seeking home-cooked food in Tihar Jail, to be produced in Delhi court today

  • P Chidambaram on Tuesday moved an application in a Delhi court seeking home-cooked food in Tihar Jail where he is lodged in connection with the INX Media case.

  • The court is slated to hear the plea on 3 October.

  • The Central Bureau of Investigation had arrested Chidambaram on 21 August following which he was sent to judicial custody till 3 October by the court.

New Delhi: Former finance minister P Chidambaram on Tuesday moved an application in a Delhi court seeking home-cooked food in Tihar Jail where he is lodged in connection with the INX Media case.

 P Chidambaram moves application seeking home-cooked food in Tihar Jail, to be produced in Delhi court today

File photo of Congress leader P Chidambaram. PTI

The court is slated to hear the plea on 3 October. The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) had arrested Chidambaram on 21 August following which he was sent to judicial custody till 3 October by the court.

While CBI is probing the corruption allegations, the Enforcement Directorate (ED) is looking into money laundering allegations against him in the case.

Chidambaram is facing probe for alleged irregularities in the Foreign Investment Promotion Board (FIPB) clearance given to INX Media to the tune of Rs 305 crore in 2007 when he was the Union finance minister.

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Updated Date: Oct 03, 2019 09:08:25 IST