Speaking to reporters in the Parliament complex while joining other Congress MPs protesting against the steep hike in onion prices, Chidambaram said he will address the media in the afternoon.
Supreme Court granted bail to 74-year-old P Chidambaram, who was arrested on August 21 by the CBI in the INX Media corruption case.
The 74-year-old Congress leader has been in custody since August 21, when he was arrested by the CBI in the INX-Media corruption case.
Taking a dig at the opposition party, the BJP went on to name leaders such as Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi.
Chidambaram has been in custody for over 100 days after he was arrested by the CBI on August 21 in the INX Media corruption case.
Solicitor General Tushar Mehta, appearing for the ED, told a bench headed by Justice R Banumathi that economic offences are grave in nature.
Special judge Ajay Kumar Kuhar passed the order after Chidambaram was produced before the court through video conference due to lawyers' strike.
The plea for interim relief has been moved by Chidambaram in his main bail application in the INX Media money-laundering case.
The CBI submitted that the finding rendered by the top court was clearly contrary to the record and amounts to error apparent on the face of the record.
CBI recently named Chidambaram, son and others in charge sheet for causing loss to the exchequer by allegedly committing offences under Prevention of Corruption Act.
Chidambaram, 74, was arrested by the CBI on August 21 and is lodged in Tihar jail under judicial custody in the corruption case.
The court said that there is no chance of tampering with evidence but there is a possibility that the accused can influence witnesses.