INX Media case: Supreme Court allows Karti Chidambaram to visit UK

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As per the recent reports, Karti Chidambaram, son of former Union Finance Minister P. Chidambaram was permitted by the Supreme Court to visit Britain, for the admission procedure of his daughter to Cambridge University on Monday.

It was reported that the Karti Chidambaram has urged court permission to go to Britain for the admission of his daughter in Cambridge.

It was learned that Karti Chidambaram will go to Cambridge from December 2 and will come back on December 10.

The Supreme Court has asked Karti Chidambaram to file an undertaking in the same.

The bench headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra has allowed Karti Chidambaram to visit Britain.

Tushar Mehta, Additional Solicitor General, said in a statement, “He may not return to India… once this happens, except passing strictures, we are helpless”.

Following this, Chief Justice Dipak Misra said if he fails to return on December 10 then it would be treated as contempt of court.

Karti Chidambaram has also filed an affidavit stating he will not close his foreign bank accounts if he would be permitted to go abroad.

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