ED files chargesheet against lawyer Gautam Khaitan in money-laundering case

The agency filed charge sheet before Special Judge Arvind Kumar and said there are four accused named, including Khaitan and his wife Ritu Khaitan.

Published: 25th March 2019 01:32 PM  |   Last Updated: 25th March 2019 01:32 PM   |  A+A-

Gautham Khaitan

Delhi lawyer Gautam Khaitan who is an accuesed in the VVIP chopper scam case. (Photo: EPS / Shekhar Yadav)

By PTI

NEW DELHI: The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Monday filed a charge sheet against lawyer Gautam Khaitan before a Delhi court in a separate case of money laundering and alleged possession of black money.

The agency filed charge sheet before Special Judge Arvind Kumar and said there are four accused named, including Khaitan and his wife Ritu Khaitan.

The fresh criminal case under the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA) was filed on the basis of a case lodged by the Income Tax Department against Khaitan under section 51 of the Black Money (Undisclosed Foreign Income and Assets) and Imposition of Tax Act, 2015.

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