He told the court there were no apprehensions that the accused may tamper with the evidence or influence the witnesses.
The court directed ED's special public prosecutor N K Matta and advocate Samvedna Verma to respond to the application.
The fresh criminal case under the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA) was filed by the ED against Khaitan on the basis of a case lodged by the Income Tax department against him under the provisions of the Black Money (Undisclosed Foreign Income and Assets) and Imposition of Tax Act, 2015.
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