Former union minister P Chidambaram, arrested in the INX Media corruption case, on 10th September approached the Delhi High Court seeking bail.
Senior Congress leader has approached Delhi High Court and filed a regular bail application in the INX Media case. Mr. Chidambaram also challenged a trial court order’s September 5 order remanding him to 14 days judicial custody in the case till September 19.
The 73-year old Congress leader was arrested by the CBI on August 21. The trial court had earlier said that the allegations against Mr. Chidambaram were found serious, therefore, he was remanded to police custody.
Mr. Chidambaram has pleaded that his judicial remand was contrary to the settled principles of law. Mr. Chidambaram had withdrawn from the Supreme Court his petition challenging the non-bailable warrant issued against him.