INX Media case LIVE | Chidambaram sent to Tihar jail for 14 days

A Delhi court on Thursday sent former finance minister P Chidambaram to Tihar jail in the INX Media corruption case. Special Judge Ajay Kumar Kuhar sent Chidambaram to 14-days judicial custody till September 19. P Chidambaram was produced before the court where his counsel Kapil Sibal opposed the plea for judicial custody put forth by the CBI and instead offered that he be taken into ED custody. Earlier in the day, the Supreme Court, after rejecting P Chidambaram's anticipatory bail plea, had allowed him to withdraw plea challenging the order of the Special CBI Judge remanding him to CBI custody in INX Media case. Stay tuned for more updates.