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EC bribery case: Close aid of 'middleman' Chandrashekhar arrested

Chandrashekhar was arrested on April 16 in connection with the case that also involves AIADMK (Amma) leader TTV Dinakaran.

ANI  |  New Delhi 

AIADMK party symbol
AIADMK party symbol

Police on Wednesday arrested Pulkit Kundra, a close associate of 'middleman' Sukesh Chandrashekhar, who had tried to bribe Commission officials to get nod for using two-leave symbol for Sasikala's faction of All Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK).

He was accompanied by Police for his hearing in Mumbai, Coimbatore and between October 9 and 16.

Chandrashekhar was arrested on April 16 in connection with the case that also involves (Amma) leader TTV Dinakaran.

Dinakaran, who was also arrested on April 25 for allegedly attempting to bribe an unidentified Commission official, was granted bail in the case on June 1.

Seven Police personnel have also become casualty of this case after they allegedly allowed Chandrashekhar to roam freely in a mall, while he was in their custody.

First Published: Wed, November 22 2017. 16:15 IST
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