News television network NDTV founders Radhika and Prannoy Roy on August 9 stopped at the Mumbai airport and prevented from traveling abroad.4
“They have been stop on the basis of a fake and wholly unsubstantiated corruption case filed by the CBI.
NDTV case about an ICICI loan taken by RRPR Holding. It was as fully repaid with interest ahead of schedule,” NDTV said in a statement .
Central Bureau of Information confirmed that Roys were detain on the basis of a circular release by the agency against them.
Agency reported ₹48 crore loss on ICICI Bank due to the annual interest rate slashed from 19% to 9.5%. Total sum of ₹375 crore loan given to RRPR Holding.