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CBI seeks govt's sanction to prosecute Chidambaram in INX Media case

The other accused in the case include then directors of the INX Media company, Karti Chidambaram, Indrani Mukerjea, Peter Mukerjea

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

P Chidambaram
P Chidambaram

The has sought the sanction of the central government to prosecute in the INX Media case, officials said Monday.

The had registered an FIR on May 15, 2017 against alleged irregularities in the (FIPB) clearance to INX Media for receiving overseas funds to the tune of Rs 305 crore in 2007 when Chidambaram was finance minister.

Chidambaram's son Karti Chidambaram was arrested in the matter for allegedly receiving funds to the tune of Rs 10 lakh.

The other accused in the case include then directors of the INX Media company, and

First Published: Mon, January 21 2019. 20:50 IST
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