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ED files money laundering case against Karti Chidambaram

Last Modified Friday, 19 May 2017 (15:20 IST)
New Delhi: Taking cognizance in wake of recent Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) filed against former Finance Minister P Chidambaram’s son Karti Chidambaram, and its directors, the (ED) today registered a case of money-laundering against him. An Enforcement Case Information Report (ECIR), ED's equivalent of a police FIR has been registered against the accused named in the complaint including Karti, INX media and its directors, Peter and Indrani Mukerjea, sources said.
 

On May 16, CBI had raided 17 locations of Chidambaram's offices and residences. In the investigation, the agency found them of being involved in money laundering case. After the raids, left for London. However, has described his son's visit to as a "scheduled trip." "Karti is travelling as per earlier travel plans. He will return after a few days. There is no ban on his travel," he said. (UNI)
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