New Delhi | The high drama surrounding the Jor Bagh residence of former Finance Minister P Chidambaram ends, with CBI taking him away for questioning.
Congress leader P Chidambaram is being taken to the CBI headquarters in Delhi. https://t.co/dDqPiYmWWZ
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Chidambaram, who had reappeared after more than 24 hours, had briefed the media at party headquarters and and said he is not running away, only seeking protection of the law.
CBI and ED had immediately rushed to the location, but Chidambaram managed to reach his house.
The officials then climbed over his fence and entered his house, and have now taken him away for further questioning.
He is charged with money laundering in INX Media Case.