INX Media Case: Supreme Court Allows Karti Chidambaram to Travel Abroad After Depositing Rs 2 Crores & Detailed Itinerary

Sarmistha Neogy
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New Delhi, March 22: In connection with the INX Media case, the Supreme Court today allowed Karti Chidambaram to travel aboard with the condition that he will have to deposit an amount of Rs 2 crores and submit his detailed itinerary before his travel. He was arrested in 2018, and taken into custody for his alleged involvement in the money laundering case.

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Last year, the Supreme Court allowed Karti Chidambaram to withdraw Rs 10 crore which was deposited with the apex court registry as a condition for allowing him to travel abroad. Explained: What is INX Media Case and Why is Karti Chidambaram Arrested?

INX Media Case: Supreme Court Allows Karti Chidambaram to Travel Abroad

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At an event held recently, Karthi condemned the violence that took place on Republic Day. He was quoted saying, "Centre didn't discuss with anyone before bringing these laws, didn't call farmers for a discussion. Farmers are continuously protesting demanding the laws to be recalled, ten rounds of talks have failed and when they held a democratic protest on Republic day, they have come under attack. This is the condition of the Government."