Karti Chidambaram who appeared in CBI office for the second day today complained that the officials were exceeding limits in the name of investigations and added that he had written to the Parliament Speaker, Om Prakash Birla.The CBI has framed charged that Karti Chidambaram misused the powers when his father P.Chidambaram was the Home Minister in 2011 and helped 263 Chinese nationals to get Indian visas illegally. The CBI further charged that Punjab based company DSPL has given Rs.50 lakhs as bribe to Karti Chidambaram and his auditor Baskar Raman.
Raids were conducted in connection with this in the residence and offices of Karti Chidambaram and the CBI arrested Baskar Raman. Karti Chidambaram appeared in CBI office in New Delhi for further interrogations. The CBI investigators reportedly quizzed him based on the responses elicited during the interrogations with Baskar Raman.
Before appearing in the CBI Office in New Delhi for the second day today Karti Chidambaram tweet4ed,
“In the name of interrogations, the CBI officials and
Income Tax Department have taken some important documents pertaining to Parliamentary Standing Committee.
The documents contain questions that I prepared as a Standing Committee member to probe witnesses summoned by the committee.They have done this to suppress my voice. This is violation of jurisdiction. In the last few days, I and my family members are being targeted by the ruling party critiques. It is by their instigation I and my family members are being booked in cases. I am continuously been victim of illegal, unconstitutional violations. But as it is my duty to cooperative when I am summoned for interogations, I am responding positively,” he said.
Significantly, the Delhi court has stayed the arrest of Karti Chidambaram till May 30.