New Delhi, Feb 28 (PTI) Karti Chidambaram today signed the arrest memo by writing on it that all allegations against him were aimed to target his father P Chidambaram, during whose tenure as Union Finance Minister, FIPB clearance was granted to INX media. Also Read - Supreme Court Allows Karti Chidambaram to Travel Abroad But He Has To Pay Rs 2 Crore

“This whole exercise is to politically target my father,” Karti wrote on the arrest memo before signing it. Also Read - 'Mild Symptoms, Under Home Quarantine': Congress MP Karti Chidambaram Tests Positive For Coronavirus

The memo of arrest was placed before duty magistrate Sumeet Anand, before whom Karti, the son of senior Congress leader, was produced after he was brought from Chennai. Also Read - INX Media Money-Laundering Case: ED Files Chargesheet Against Congress Leader P Chidambaram, Son Karti

While Karti was being taken to the courtroom, he told the waiting media persons that allegations made against him by the CBI were “politically motivated” and he will be “vindicated” in the court.

“All allegations against me are politically motivated and I will be vindicated,” he said on being asked about his version by the mediapersons.

Coming out after the court proceedings, Karti repeated that the entire exercise was aimed at targeting his father. PTI SKV UK RKS SKV ARC ARC

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