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'May influence witnesses': Delhi HC denies bail to Chidambaram in INX case

"The investigation is at advance stage, therefore, this Court is not inclined to grant bail"

P Chidambaram

File photo of P Chidambaram

Aashish Aryan New Delhi
The Delhi High Court on Monday refused bail to former finance minister P Chidambaram in a case related to alleged discrepancies in Foreign Investment Promotion Board (FIPB) approvals for INX Media. Chidambaram had been arrested by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) nearly a month ago. 

In its order on Monday, a single judge Bench of Justice Suresh Kumar Kait said that though the former union minister was not a flight risk and that he could not possibly tamper any evidence related to the case since “documents relating to the present case is in the custody of the prosecuting agency, government

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First Published: Sep 30 2019 | 8:37 PM IST

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