Jacqueline Fernandez tried to flee India, destroy evidence: ED tells Delhi court
New Delhi/IBNS: Actor Jacqueline Fernandez tried to leave India while she was being probed in a Rs. 200 crore extortion case involving jailed conman Sukesh Chandrashekhar, the Enforcement Directorate told a Delhi court on Saturday.
The court was hearing a regular bail application of the actor.
Her lawyers said she hasn't got any document from the Enforcement Directorate, after which the court told the ED to do so.
The case will be heard next on Nov 10.
The court has extended the interim bail of actor Jacqueline Fernandez till Nov 10 in the money laundering case registered by the Enforcement Directorate under the provisions of the Prevention of Money Laundering Act.
Special Judge Shailendra Malik after extending the interim protection to Fernandez directed the investigating agency to supply a copy of chargesheet and other documents to the accused person and adjourned the matter for further hearing on Nov 10.
The Special Court after hearing arguments on behalf of the Prosecution and Defence Counsel granted bail to Fernandez on September 26 with the condition of furnishing a personal bond of Rs 50,000.
In this matter, the Special Court had taken cognizance of the supplementary charge sheet filed by the Enforcement Directorate in which Fernandez was first time named as an accused. After taking cognizance of ED, the court directed Fernandez to appear before it.
ED has alleged that Fernandez after examination submitted that she had received expensive gifts from conman Sukesh Chandrashekar.