Sonia, Manmohan, Karti meets Chidambaram in Tihar jail
Congress president Sonia Gandhi and former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh arrived at Tihar jail here met former Union Minister P Chidambaram on Monday.
New Delhi: Congress president Sonia Gandhi and former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh arrived at Tihar jail here met former Union Minister P Chidambaram on Monday.
K Chidambaram after meeting his father P Chidambaram at Tihar Jail, Delhi:My father&my family are extremely grateful to Congress President Sonia Gandhi&former PM Dr Manmohan Singh for visiting him today&for extending their support. It's a big boost for us in this political fight pic.twitter.com/EXpGy6dxvU— ANI (@ANI) September 23, 2019
Chidambaram's son Karti Chidambaram also arrived at the jail met his father today. Chidambaram was arrested by the CBI on August 21 and is at present in judicial custody in Tihar Jail.
He is facing a probe by the CBI and the Enforcement Directorate (ED) for alleged irregularities in the Foreign Investment Promotion Board clearance given to INX Media to the tune of Rs 305 crore in 2007 when he was the Union finance minister.
Delhi: Congress Interim President Sonia Gandhi and Former PM Dr Manmohan Singh arrive at Tihar Jail to meet P Chidambaram. pic.twitter.com/ouX4FXniNS— ANI (@ANI) September 23, 2019
A Delhi court on Thursday extended Chidambaram's judicial custody till October 3 in the corruption case filed by the CBI. (ANI)