CBI says Chidambaram not cooperating, seeks 5-day custody

Former finance minister P Chidambaram. File Photo

New Delhi, August 22: Former home minister P Chidambaram was on Thursday produced before a Delhi court in INX Media corruption case.

The CBI has sought a five-day custody of Chidambaram.

The CBI said Chidambaram was not cooperating in the investigation.

The custodial interrogation of Chidambaram was necessary to unearth quid pro quo and larger conspiracy, the CBI told court.

Solicitor General places before the court judgement of Delhi HC dismissing Chidambaram’s anticipatory bail plea. PTI alerts