Palaniappan Chidambaram is an Indian politician and former attorney who currently serves as Member of Parliament, Rajya Sabha and formerly served as the Union Minister of Finance of India.
The Delhi High Court on Friday issued a notice to senior Congress leader P Chidambaram and his son Karti Chidambaram on a petition filed by Enforcement Directorate (ED) seeking cancellation of their anticipatory bail in Aircel-Maxis case.
The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Thursday termed the anticipatory bail granted to Congress leader P Chidambaram and his son Karti Chidambaram by the trial court in the Aircel-Maxis case as 'unwarranted'.
The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Thursday moved the Delhi High Court challenging the order of a trial court which granted anticipatory bail to Congress leader P Chidambaram and his son Karti Chidambaram in alleged connection with the Aircel-Maxis case.
Karti Chidambaram, son of former Finance Minister and senior Congress leader P Chidambaram, said that the Central government is booking cases against those people who have raised voice against them.
A court on Thursday, while sending former Finance Minister P. Chidambaram back to Tihar Jail till October 17, permitted him home-cooked food one time a day.
On Monday the Delhi High Court rejected the bail request by former Minister of Finance and Senior Congressman P.Chidambaram in the INX Media case.
The Delhi High Court on Friday reserved its order on the bail plea filed by former Finance Minister P. Chidambaram in the CBI case relating to INX Media.
Former Finance Minister P. Chidambaram's legal team on Wednesday told the Delhi High Court that the "documents in question", relating to his approval in the INX Media case, were obtained from Chidambaram's wife, Nalini, and son, Karti Chidambaram.
The Delhi High Court on Tuesday directed former Finance Minister P. Chidambaram to file an affidavit stating the source of certain documents regarding the Foreign Investment Promotion Board (FIPB) approval to INX Media.
Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Monday backed his party collegue and former Finance Minister P. Chidambaram, who is in Tihar jail since September 5 after his arrest in the INX media case, saying the FIPB clearance was collective decision and if the Minister was liable for approving a recommendation, then the whole system of government will collapse.