Former Delhi deputy chief minister Manish Sisodia’s judicial custody was extended till April 3 on Monday by a court in Delhi in a case related to the excise policy being probed by the Central Bureau of Investigation(CBI). Currently, he is in the Enforcement Directorate (ED) custody in a related case.
Special judge M K Nagpal extended the judicial custody of Manish Sisodia in the CBI case after he was produced in the court virtually. On Tuesday his bail plea in the matter will be heard by the court.
On March 9, the ED arrested Manish Sisodia in the Tihar jail, where he was lodged in connection with the case being probed by the CBI pertaining to alleged corruption in the formulation and implementation of the now-scrapped Delhi Excise Policy for 2021-22. The CBI arrested Sisodia on February 26.
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