Karti Chidambaram reaches court in visa corruption case, filed anticipatory bail plea

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VISA Scam Case: Karti Chidambaram, son of senior Congress leader and former Home Minister P. Chidambaram, is under constant threat of arrest. The CBI has arrested his close aide M Bhaskar Raman two days ago. Now CBI can also arrest Congress MP Karti Chidambaram. In such a situation, Karti Chidambaram has filed a petition in a Delhi court for anticipatory bail to avoid arrest. Let us tell you that the CBI is investigating against Karti Chidambaram in the visa corruption case.

According to the CBI, Congress leader Karti Chidambaram is accused of getting visas of 263 Chinese nationals by taking a bribe of 50 lakhs. Earlier on Tuesday, CBI had raided several places of Karti Chidambaram continuously. In the same case, the CBI had arrested Karti Chidambaram’s close aide M Bhaskar Raman on May 18. Court has sent Bhaskar Raman to CBI remand for 4 days.

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Action in the matter related to China
According to the information, CBI arrested Chidambaram’s close friend from Chennai late night. Earlier, the CBI had raided Karti’s premises in connection with the making of visa by taking lakhs of rupees. The CBI was interrogating Karti’s close aide Bhaskar Raman regarding this matter, after which he has now been arrested. Karti Chidambaram and his associates are accused of taking bribes of lakhs of rupees for granting visas to citizens of China.

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Is this the whole matter?
In fact, the CBI has registered a new case against Lok Sabha member Karti Chidambaram in connection with the investigation into an 11-year-old allegation of helping a power company to grant visas to 263 Chinese nationals. Officials said that Karti is accused of getting visas for Chinese nationals in 2011 by taking a bribe of Rs 50 lakh. Karti’s father P Chidambaram was the Union Home Minister at that time. After registering the case, CBI conducted simultaneous raids at 10 locations in many cities of the country including Chidambaram’s house in Delhi and Chennai.

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