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CBI Raids Indira Jaising, Anand Grover In Foreign Funding Case

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New Delhi/Mumbai: The CBI on Thursday searched the residence of senior Supreme Court lawyer Indira Jaising and her husband Anand Grover here and in Mumbai for alleged violation of FCRA norms, officials said. The action came almost a month after the CBI registered a case against Mumbai-based NGO Lawyers Collective and its President Anand Grover for alleged violation of the Foreign Contribution (Regulations) Act (FCRA), criminal conspiracy and criminal breach of trust. The CBI searches, which started around 5 a.m. in both cities, followed a Home Ministry report. Indira Jaising is not named in the CBI FIR. According to the CBI, unknown officer-bearers and functionaries of the NGO, private persons and public servants have also been made accused in the FIR. The CBI officials said the searches took place at the residence and office of Jaising in Nizamuddin East in Delhi.  (IANS)

 

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