CBI gets custody of Karti Chidambaram for five days
Friday,02 Mar 2018 08:57 AM IST
Media Eye News Bureau: Karti Chidambaram was recently arrested for allegedly taking bribes. He has been sent to CBI custody for five days.
Special Judge Sunil Rana extended Karti 's custody till March 6 after the CBI concluded that there were ‘shocking evidences’ of his activities on a recent trip to London and added that Karti's CBI custody was necessary to confront him with documents and co-accused in the case as well.
The court however has allowed Karti's advocates to meet him for one hour each in the morning and evening during CBI custody.
Karti was arrested on the basis of statements from INX Media promoters Peter and Indrani Mukerjea, who had accused that they paid him over Rs 3 crore in bribe.