P Chidambaram Let Out on Bail
December 8, 2019
The ED is responsible to handle financial crimes. They had filed a case against Former Union Finance Minister P Chidambaram related to money laundering. He was sent to Tihar jail and is there since 106 days. Supreme Court had ordered Chidambaram be released on bail from Tihar Jail on 4th December 2019. The Court has said that he is not allowed to give interviews to news channels or news papers. He is not allowed to leave India without the SC’s permission and has given his passport to the CBI. The SC court has warned him not to tamper with any evidence or intimidate witnesses in the case. If the ED calls him to the office for any work he is supposed to come. No excuses will be accepted. He had to pay Rs 2 lakh for the bail.