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SC allows Karti Chidambaram to go abroad in May; asks to file undertaking

Karti is facing criminal cases which are being probed by the Enforcement Directorate and the CBI

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

Karti Chidambaram
The apex court had in January granted Karti, son of Congress leader P Chidambaram, permission to travel abroad after depositing Rs 10 crore | Photo: Reuters

The Tuesday allowed Karti Chidambaram, who is facing criminal cases being probed by the ED and CBI, to travel to the US, Germany and Spain this month.

A bench comprising Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi and Justices Deepak Gupta and Sanjiv Khanna said this nod to travel abroad was subject to compliance of conditions imposed earlier.

The apex court had in January granted Karti, son of Congress leader P Chidambaram, permission to travel abroad after depositing Rs 10 crore with the secretary general of the

The top court had also asked him to file an undertaking that he would return and cooperate with the investigation.

Karti is facing criminal cases which are being probed by the and the

One of the cases relates to the clearance to INX Media for receiving foreign funds of Rs 305 crore when his father was the finance minister.

First Published: Tue, May 07 2019. 11:20 IST
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