Chidambaram had filed an anticipatory bail plea seeking protection from arrest by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) and the Enforcement Directorate (ED).
Besides demonetisation, Chidambaram also raised questions over the Ayushman Bharat scheme.
'There is complete paralysis of decision making. My only fear is that this tendency does not flow into next government irrespective of who forms it,' said the former finance minister.
Chidambaram, a former Union Finance Minister, was asked by the Central Bureau of Investigation to appear before it on May 31 for questioning in the INX Media case.
The IOC had suspended dynamic pricing system for transport fuels for 19 days to "avoid creating unnecessary panic among the consumers".
Karti was brought to Mumbai by the probe agency earlier in the day to confront the ex-directors of INX Media Ltd.
The Enforcement Directorate (ED) found a confidential Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) report at the Jor Bagh residence of former finance minister during a raid.
Jaitley in his budget speech announced a National Health Protection Scheme providing health insurance worth Rs 5 lakh to 10 crore poor families.