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19 Feb 2018, Edition - 951, Monday

FLASH NEWS:

  • Karnataka Congress MLA N A Haris’s son, who thrashed youth at pub, surrenders
  • Kamal Haasan’s party launch on Feb 21.
  • Shocking hit and run case reported from Jaipur, Rajasthan. 1 person dead and 1 injured.
  • Congress VIP’s brat surrenders; Cops could not arrest him, now surrender orchestrated.
  • CBI sealed PNB Brady branch house; No entry or exit for officials. Ground report by Aruneel
  • BJP MP booked for land grabbing; accused of assaulting land owner
  • UPA-Nirav link gets murkier; Resignation signed off by Former FM P. Chidambaram

Tamilnadu News

ED officials search homes of relatives of former union finance minister P Chdambaram

Covai Post Network

Enforcement directorate officials on Friday began searches of relatives of former finance minister P Chidambaram and his son Karti Chidambaram in Chennai and Kolkata.

According to sources, the search operations relate to Aircel Maxis case as also to the alleged irregularities that took place while granting FIPB clearances when P Chidambaram was the union finance minister. The FIPB clearance in question relates to clearance to INX Media and its then directors Indrani Mukherjeea and Peter Mukherjea in 2007.

According to sources, the searches are taking place at four locations in Chennai and at two locations in Kolkata. The residence and offices of S Kailashan, an uncle of Karti Chidambaram, were also said to have been searched as also theresidences of Natarajan and Sujay Subramurti.

In Kolkata, the residence of Manoj Mohanka was searched, sources said. What seizures were made, however, was not known immediately.