The Delhi High Court has dismissed the anticipatory bail plea of P Chidambaram; in the corruption and money laundering cases related to the INX Media scandal.
Both the ED and the CBI opposed Chidambar’s anticipatory bail.
Chidambaram, accused of taking Rs 305 crore bribe.
In the INX Media case, the CBI had registered an FIR on May 15, 2017 alleging irregularities in the FIPB clearance granted to the media group for receiving overseas funds of Rs 305 crore in 2007 during Chidambaram’s tenure as finance minister. Thereafter, the ED had in 2018 lodged the money laundering case in this regard.