Karti Chidambaram, son of Congress party veteran P. Chidambaram, can travel abroad. It also includes the cities of France and London. He has got this permission to watch a tennis tournament abroad. He had sought this permission from the Supreme Court. Now the court has ordered that in order to participate in this tournament, he will have to deposit Rs 10 crore in the top court. Explain that today, on Friday, the Central Bureau of Investigation and the Enforcement Directorate have filed a status report of their investigation in the Aircel-Maxis case in a Delhi court.
Karthi Chidambaram and his father P. Chidambaram have been charged in the INX Media case and Aircel Maxis case. He is currently out on bail. The whole matter is under investigation and the Supreme Court has given instructions to cooperate in the investigation. Even before this, Karti had filed a petition in the Supreme Court to go abroad. During that time too, after depositing Rs 20 crore in the court, he was found to have gone abroad.
This case is a matter related to the Foreign Investment Promotion Board. In the year 2006, the Aircel Maxis deal was approved by former Finance Minister P Chidambaram as Finance Minister. They are accused that they passed the big project without the approval of the committee. During this time it came to light that through this deal, he benefited the companies of son Karti Chidambaram.