It's politically motivated witch-hunt, says Karti Chidambaram

Minutes after Chidambaram, a former union minister, was taken to the CBI headquarters in New Delhi, Karti said the case was apparently about events that happened in 2008.

Published: 21st August 2019 10:24 PM  |   Last Updated: 21st August 2019 10:53 PM   |  A+A-

Former Union Minister P Chidambaram and his son Karti Chidambaram | PTI File Photo

By PTI

CHENNAI: Senior Congress leader P Chidambaram's son Karti on Wednesday lashed out at the CBI for its action against his father in the INX media case, saying it was a "totally politically motivated witch-hunt".

Minutes after Chidambaram, a former union minister, was taken to the CBI headquarters in New Delhi, Karti said the case was apparently about events that happened in 2008.

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"This is totally a politically motivated witch-hunt," the Congress MP, who is an accused in the INX media case, told reporters outside his residence here.

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