New Delhi,Aug 23 : The Supreme Court on Friday granted interim protection from arrest to former Union Minister P Chidambaram, till August 26 in connection with INX media case probed by Enforcement Directorate.
Kapil Sibal argued in Supreme Court, ” Delhi HC judgment is verbatim of what is in the note. Comma for comma, full stop for full stop. Everything is a copy, so the note becomes the basis of denying bail to Chidambaram. “
“After arguments were over, Solicitor General gave a note to Justice Gaur, the HC judge. We were not given chance to reply on that,Chidambarm.
SG Tushar Mehta said, ” Don’t make false statements, I didn’t give it after the arguments were over.” Kapil Sibal: Have stated on oath.
Kapil Sibal in Supreme Court: Chidambaram’s fundamental right to access to justice has been frustrated by the way in which the plea against Delhi HC verdict was not heard despite moving the SC on time.
Solicitor General Tushar Mehta in Supreme Court: There are evidences in the form of digital documents, email exchanges. Corruption money has traveled through money laundering. He had at least 10 properties and 17 bank accounts abroad, what we have found so far