The bench observed that deputation is not a punishment and the officers can be allowed to go to their parent cadre to resolve their issues if any and come back to the department.
The apex court imposed this condition while granting bail to the 74-year-old former finance minister in the case lodged by Enforcement Directorate (ED).
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.
The EOW has gathered evidence to corroborate involvement of brokerage firms in laundering money as these entities were given Rs 65 crore as commission to siphon off money overseas.
Ratul Puri, who is the nephew of Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath, is currently in judicial custody in the case.
ED represented by Solicitor General Tushar Mehta told the court that Chidambaram continues to wield substantial influence on crucial witnesses even from custody.
Special judge Ajay Kumar Kuhar passed the order after the ED sought extension of Chidambaram's judicial custody by 14 days saying probe is on.
Besides Malvinder, the court also remanded Sunil Godhwani, former CMD of Religare Enterprises Ltd, to ED's custody till November 28.
Enforcement Directorate informed Special Judge Arvind Kumar that the stage was not fit to release Ratul Puri on bail since the investigation was still ongoing.
The Enforcement Directorate case against Watali relates to its terror funding and money laundering case against Hafiz Saeed.
Senior advocate Vikas Pahwa, appearing for Ratul Puri told the court that there is no evidence that his client had received money through two channels.
The firm is being probed by the Enforcement Directorate for carrying out transactions with and buying properties from the late Iqbal Mirchi.
The agency said a provisional order has been issued against Michael Flyod Eshwer, a horse trainer based in Karnataka's Mysuru, under the Prevention of Money Laundering Act.
Solicitor General Tushar Mehta, appearing for ED, told the bench he would file a response by November 25.
The ED in its application urged the court to correct the 'accidental slip/inadvertent error' that is there in the November 15 verdict passed by Justice Suresh Kait.