Virbhadra’s LIC agent arrested in laundering case..


New Delhi: The Enforcement Directorate on Saturday arrested Anand Chauhan, the LIC agent of Virbhadra Singh, in the Rs 8 crore money laundering case against the Himachal Pradesh chief minister and his wife. He was arrested from Chandigarh under the provisions of the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA) as he was “not cooperating” with the ED probe in the case, officials said.

This is the first arrest made by the agency in the case against Singh, Chauhan, who had invested Singh's money in LIC policies, was taken into custody from Chandigarh for not cooperating with the investigation. Chauhan was later brought to Delhi where a local court granted ED four days's custody of the accused.