The Delhi court has extends the interim protection from arrest to senior Congress leader P Chidambaram and his son Karti Chidambaram till May 6 in Aircel-Maxis case, reported PTI.
Former Union minister P Chidambaram was formally named as accused by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) in the Aircel-Maxis money laundering case. The ED accused him of conspiring with foreign investors to launder money misusing his powers as then Union finance minister.
The ED has named eight other accused in the chargesheet including the chartered accountant of P Chidambaram’s son, Karti. The agency has accused all nine people of laundering money in lieu of FIPB (Foreign Investment Promotion Board) clearance.