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P Chidambaram Arrested in INX Media Case:- The Enforcement Directorate officials have been directed to arrest former Union Minister P Chidambaram if needed after he was facing charges of corruption in INX Media Case. The ED officials arrived at the Tihar Jail this morning and they interrogated Chidambaram. Chidambaram’s wife Nalini and son Karti also visited him at the jail premises in the morning. The judicial custody of Chidambaram will be completed by October 17th. Chidambaram sought bail from the Supreme Court in the same case.
A three-member team of Enforcement Directorate officials arrested Chidambaram after the questioning for an hour came to an end. The probe agency will be moving the CBI court later in the day seeking Mr Chidambaram's custody. The application will be heard tomorrow. Karti said that his father is in good spirits and he called it a bogus investigation. Arrested by the CBI on August 21, Mr Chidambaram has been in judicial custody since September 5 in the INX Media corruption case. He has been facing infusion of funds worth Rs 305 crores from abroad when Chidambaram was the Union Finance Minister.
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