Srinagar: Karti Chidambaram, the son of former union minister P Chidambaram, was arrested in Chennai in connection to a corruption case on Wednesday.
The 46-year-old businessman has been accused of taking bribes to help a television company, INX Media, get clearance for foreign investments, media reports said.
The CBI suspects that he received Rs. 3.5 crore through a company linked to him and a fresh case will be filed against him.
Appearing at a court in Delhi, Karti Chidambaram told reporters, “This is vendetta, I will be vindicated.”