CBI books NDTV promoters Prannoy Roy, wife Radhika Roy for violation of FDI norms

New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation has booked NDTV promoters Prannoy Roy and his wife Radhika Roy, and others in connection with the alleged violation of foreign direct investment rules, officials said on Wednesday.

The agency has also booked the media outlet’s former CEO Vikramaditya Chandra under charges of criminal conspiracy, cheating and corruption, they said.

It is alleged that the company floated 32 subsidiaries in several tax haven countries to bring foreign funds to India through sham transactions, they said.