CBI registers case against social activist Teesta Setalvad for foreign aid

NEW DELHI(PTI): The Central Bureau of Investigation has registered a case against civil rights activist Teesta Setalvad for allegedly receiving funds from foreign entities without prior permission from the government.

The FIR also names Teesta’s husband Javed Anand, businessman Gulam Mohammed Peshimam and Sabrang Communications and Publishing. The CBI is currently examining Sabrang’s documents and bank account details, with media reports speculating that the trio may soon be questioned by the agency.

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