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Delhi court lets Robert Vadra travel abroad, London is still off limits

Special Judge Arvind Kumar allowed him to travel to USA and the Netherlands for six weeks and asked him to submit his travel schedule.

india Updated: Jun 03, 2019 12:55 IST
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A Delhi court Monday allowed Robert Vadra, accused in a money laundering case, to travel abroad for six weeks.
A Delhi court Monday allowed Robert Vadra, accused in a money laundering case, to travel abroad for six weeks.(AFP File Photo)
         

A Delhi court Monday allowed Robert Vadra, accused in a money laundering case, to travel abroad for six weeks.

Special Judge Arvind Kumar allowed him to travel to USA and the Netherlands for six weeks and asked him to submit his travel schedule.

The court, however, did not allow Vadra, brother-in law of Congress President Rahul Gandhi, to go to London.

During the arguments, Vadra’s counsel KTS Tulsi told the court that Vadra will not go to London, as per his earlier prayer, if the Enforcement Directorate (ED) had an objection.

Solicitor Gen Tushar Mehta and advocate Nitesh Rana, appearing for the ED, had opposed Vadra’s plea in which he had sought permission to travel to the UK and other countries citing health reasons. Vadra is facing allegations of money laundering in purchase of a property in London at 12, Bryanston Square, worth 1.9 million pounds.

(The story has been published from a wire feed without any modifications to the text, only the headline has been changed)

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