Published On: Wed, Sep 18th, 2019

Azad, Ahmed Patel meet Chidambaram in Tihar jail

Tihar: Senior Congress leaders Ghulam Nabi Azad and Ahmed Patel met former finance minister P Chidambaram at Tihar Jail on Wednesday morning, sources said. They were accompanied by Chidambaram’s son and Congress MP, Karti.

Senior Congress leaders Ghulam Nabi Azad and Ahmed Patel met former finance minister P Chidambaram at Tihar Jail on Wednesday morning, sources said.

The leaders are learnt to have discussed the current political situation, including Kashmir, upcoming elections and the economic situation in the country, during the half-hour meeting, the sources added.

Chidambaram has been lodged in Tihar jail since September 5 on charges of corruption in the INX Media case. The senior Congress leader, who celebrated his 74th birthday on Monday, is in good health, sources said.

PTI

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