On Monday, special judge Arvind Kumar extended the custody to allow the ED question the arrested lawyer.
Himachal Pradesh CM Jai Ram Thakur says AgustaWestland Chopper case to be a major issue in 2019 elections
While addressing the media, Jai Ram Thakur asserted that the issue of the Rs. 3,700-crore AgustaWestland is now clear in public eye.
Special judge Arvind Kumar, however, granted only five days custody and asked the CBI to provide all documents, including the chargesheet, to Michel.
The court said it was concerned whether any fraud was committed while purchasing a VIP AgustaWestland helicopter.
AgustaWestland VVIP chopper scam: Italy court acquits two key accused; CBI says its investigation is independent, very strong
CBI's response came after an Italian court acquitted Italian defence and aerospace major Finmeccanica's former chief Orsi and former AgustaWestland CEO Spagnolini in connection with the case.
An Italian court acquitted Giuseppe Orsi of charges related to alleged bribes paid in exchange for a Rs 3,600 crore VVIP chopper deal to sell 12 AgustaWestland helicopters to India.
Earlier this week, INS Kiltan-Anti-Submarine Warfare stealth corvettes joined the eastern naval command but without any offensive capability which ca be useful to detect enemy submarines.