INX Media Case News
In a fresh trouble for former finance minister and senior Congress leader P Chidambaram, the Enforcement Directorate on Tuesday (June 2) filed chargesheet against him in INX Media money laundering case case. The case is about alleged irregularities in granting FIPB clearance worth Rs 305 crore to INX Media when Chidambaram was the union finance minister.
The Supreme Court will hear the bail plea of former union minister P Chidambaram in the INX Media money laundering case on Wednesday (November 20). Chidambaram's lawyer Kapil Sibal had sought an early hearing on the bail plea as the senior Congress leader is in the jail for the last 90 days. A 3-judge bench headed by Justice R Bhanumathi will hear the bail plea.