Published On : Tue, May 16th, 2017

CBI raids Chidambaram’s home in Chennai

Chennai: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) today raided the residence of former finance minister P Chidambaram in Chennai. The house of his son Karti was also raided in Karaikudi.

According to sources, the raids were linked to clearances given to INX media, which was once owned by Peter Mukerjea.Karti Chidambaram is facing money laundering probe linked to the dubious Aircel-Maxis deal and searches had been carried out at his offices previously too.

Meanwhile Former Union Finance Minister P. Chidambaram issues first statement, accuses central government of using CBI & agencies against his son.