INX Media case: Karti Chidambaram leaves Byculla jail after being confronted with Indrani Mukerjea

WION Web Team
New Delhi, Delhi, India Published: Mar 04, 2018, 10:43 AM(IST)

As per CBI, Karti helped INX Media get FDI clearance from Foreign Investment Promotion Board (FIPB) when his father was the finance minister in the UPA government. Photograph:( ANI )

After hours of grilling by the CBI, Karti Chidambaram Sunday left the 
Mumbai’s Byculla Jail with a defiant gesture to the media.

The investigating agency today took Karti to Byculla jail, where he was confronted with Indrani Mukerjea, former co-owner of INX Media, for further investigation. 

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Karti was brought face-to-face with Indrani, who is lodged in the Mumbai jail and is undergoing trail for allegedly killing her daughter Sheena Bora. 

The son of senior Congress leader and former finance minister P Chidambaram was sent to 5-day judicial custody by a Delhi sessions court on Thursday. 

As per CBI, Karti helped INX Media get FDI clearance from Foreign Investment Promotion Board (FIPB) when his father was the finance minister in the UPA government. 

He allegedly received Rs 3.5 crore for helping it get the clearance when it was run by Peter and Indrani.

Karti, who was arrested from Chennai airport, will again be produced before the court again on March 6.

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