Senior Congress leader P Chidambaram played a key role in the journey from former finance minister to CBI detention. This woman is Indrani Mukherjee, who is himself jailed for the murder of her daughter Sheena Bora. P Chidambaram is under the scanner of investigative agencies due to a statement by Indrani Mukherjee and there is a stir in the country’s politics. The Congress is an attacker on the government over the arrest of Chidambaram, while these cases have refused to give relief to the former Chidambaram from the High Court to the Supreme Court. Let us know who are the statements he made against Indrani Mukherjee and P Chindabaram, which has put him in the grip of CBI and Enforcement Directorate (ED).
Who is Indrani Mukherjee
Indrani Mukherjee has been the country’s famous licensor. Indrani Mukherjee, who has access to big businessmen, celebrities and politicians, was arrested by the Mumbai Police in August 2015 for the murder of her daughter Sheena Bora. Sheena Bora was the daughter of Indrani Mukherjee and her lover Siddharth Das. The investigation of the case was later handed over to the CBI and the investigating agency also considered Indrani Mukherjee as an accused in the murder. Indrani and Siddharth Das have been in a relationship from 1986 to 1989. With the arrest of Indrani, the pages of his high profile life began to open.
In 2007, Indrani started INX Media.
Indrani’s first husband is named Sanjeev Khanna. The second husband’s name is Peter Mukherjee. Peter Mukherjee also had a second marriage to Indrani Mukherjee. UK-born Peter Mukherjee is a retired Indian television executive. He has also been the CEO of Star India from 1997 to 2007. Indrani Mukherjee started INX Media in 2007 with husband Peter Mukherjee before starting work as a licensor. In 2009, both of them resigned from INX Media. Prior to this, Indrani Mukherjee was also an HR Consultant and Media Executive.
Sheena Bora Murder Case Sheena Bora, daughter of Indrani Mukherjee and her boyfriend Siddharth Das, used to work in Mumbai Metro. She was missing since 24 April 2012. On 23 May 2012, Sheena Bora’s body was found in the forest area under Pen police station in Raigad district. An attempt was made to bury the dead body in the jungle to establish a hideout after the murder. On the information of the villagers, the local police took the body out of the tomb and got it post mortem, buried it again. The dead body was not identified by then. The body was identified in 2015 when a case of murder of Sheena Bora was registered in Mumbai.
This is why Sheena Bora was murdered
first by the Mumbai Police and then by the CBI in this case Sheena Bora’s mother Indrani Mukherjee, her stepfather Peter Mukherjee and Indrani’s driver were arrested. Currently, Indrani and her husband Peter are both jailed in the murder. According to the CBI, Sheena was killed because she was seeking a flat in Mumbai from Indrani. The investigating agency reported that Sheena Bora was blackmailing her mother. In fact, Indrani did not want Sheena Bora’s name to be known to the world as her daughter, so she called her her sister. Sheena used to blackmail him about this. Apart from this, Indrani and her Peter were also upset that Sheena had relations with Peter’s son Rahul. Because of this he was murdered. In this case, statements of more than 50 witnesses have been recorded in the court.
Indrani Mukherjee and her husband Peter Mukherjee, who are government witnesses against P. Chidambaram, told the CBI team probing the INX Media case and the Enforcement Directorate (ED) that they had asked the then Finance Minister P Chidambaram at the North Block office in 2006 to take the foreigner into the company Met to obtain investment approval. At that time, the Finance Minister had asked him to meet his son Karti. In return P Chidambaram asked him to help in Karthi’s business. The CBI has kept Indrani as a government witness in the case. His statement is the strongest link in this case. Indrani’s statement was recorded in the court on 17 February 2018 by the CBI.
Indrani had given this statement Indrani had given a statement in the court that P Chidambaram’s son Karti Chidambaram had demanded a bribe of $ 1 million from him. He met Karthi at the Hyatt Hotel in Delhi. Indrani Mukherjee joined Karti’s company in a planned manner to pay the bribe. Subsequently, Karthi’s company ASCPL and other related companies created and paid four invoices worth $ 7 million to INX Media as fake compensation. Karthi Chidambaram was arrested in the same case in February 2018. C Chidambaram has also been accused by the CBI of not cooperating in the investigation.
What is INX Media case
According to the CBI, in March 2007, INX Media obtained illegal approval from the Promotion Board for Foreign Investment (FIPB). INX Media was approved to raise 46% equity by issuing shares. Idrani Mukherjee and her husband Peter Mukherjee were also charged in the case. Indrani Mukherjee told the CBI and ED during the investigation that Karti Chidambaram, son of the then Finance Minister P Chidambaran, had demanded a bribe of $ 1 million, which he accepted, to counter the violation in the FIPB clearance.