CBI registers case against Teesta Setalvad for ''illegal'' foreign aid

The Central Bureau of Investigation has registered a case against civil rights activist Teesta Setalvad for allegedly receiving funds from foreign entities without prior permission from the government.

ANI| Updated: Jul 08, 2015, 07:47 AM IST
CBI registers case against Teesta Setalvad for ''illegal'' foreign aid

New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation has registered a case against civil rights activist Teesta Setalvad for allegedly receiving funds from foreign entities without prior permission from the government.

The FIR also names Teesta`s husband Javed Anand, businessman Gulam Mohammed Peshimam and Sabrang Communications and Publishing.

The CBI is currently examining Sabrang`s documents and bank account details, with media reports speculating that the trio may soon be questioned by the agency.