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AgustaWestland case: Court extends Gautam Khaitan's ED custody for 6 days

The court also directed the agency to take medical care of Khaitan after he complained that he was not able to sleep properly

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

AgustaWestland

A on Saturday extended by six days the ED custody of Gautam Khaitan, an accused in the VVIP chopper scam, in connection with a fresh case of alleged possession of black money and

extended the ED custody of Khaitan, who was already being prosecuted in a case related to and was out on bail.

The court also directed the agency to take medical care of Khaitan after he complained that he was not able to sleep properly.

The court had earlier sent him to the (ED) custody after the agency alleged that he was operating and holding a number of foreign accounts illegally and thereby possessing black money and stashing assets.

The fresh criminal case under the PMLA was filed by the ED against Khaitan on the basis of a case filed by the against him under Section 51 of the Black Money (Undisclosed Foreign Income and Assets) and Imposition of Tax Act, 2015.

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First Published: Sat, February 02 2019. 16:40 IST
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