Chidambaram had led the apex court questioning the Delhi HC’s decision rejecting his bail plea in the case.
continues legal custody of Chidambaram, A Delhi court Thursday continued till October 17 the judicial custody of previous finance minister P Chidambaram in the INX Media fraud case.
Special judge Ajay Kumar Kuhar sent the seasoned Congress leader to legal custody till October 17 after the CBI sought an increase of his judicial remand. The 74-year old found home-cooked food in Tihar jail wherever is lodged, citing medical ailments.
Earlier on Thursday, former finance minister P Chidambaram led the Supreme Court asking bail in the INX Media corruption case.
Senior advocate Kapil Sibal, representing Chidambaram, mentioned the matter for urgent listing before a bench headed by Justice N V Ramana.
The bench also including justices Sanjiv Khanna and Krishna Murari told that.
Chidambaram’s plea would be given to Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi for getting a call on the listing of the matter.
continues legal custody of Chidambaram, The Congress leader, who immediately lodged in jail in judicial custody,
has led the apex court asking the Delhi High Court’s September 30 decision dismissing his bail plea in the case.