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Delhi court directs ED to provide copies of seized documents to Robert Vadra's legal team

File photo of Robert Vadra. Photograph:( Zee News Network )

WION Web Team New Delhi, Delhi, India Feb 25, 2019, 11.19 AM (IST)

Delhi's Patiala House Court on Monday directed the Enforcement Directorate (ED) to provide the hard copies of the seized documents to Robert Vadra's legal team within five days. The documents in question were seized during the raids conducted at Vadra's offices last year.

The court will hear Vadra's second application, seeking stay on interrogation, at 2 pm today. Vadra does not need to join the interrogation until the documents are not provided.

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Vadra on Saturday moved an application in the court, seeking a copy of documents seized by the agency last year.

On December 7 last year, the agency had carried out raids at Vadra's offices at Delhi. 

Vadra has appeared before the ED for questioning on multiple occasions in Delhi and Jaipur.

The money laundering cases being probed by the ED relates to the purchase of alleged illegal assets abroad and an alleged land scam in Bikaner, Rajasthan.

The court had on February 16 extended the interim bail granted to Vadra till March 2. 

(With inputs from agencies)

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The court will hear Vadra's second application seeking stay on interrogation until the documents relating to the case are provided to him. Till then, Vadra does not need to join the interrogation.