The judicial custody of former Maharashtra Home Minister Anil Deshmukh has been further extended for 14 days.
Deshmukh who was arrested on November 1 after hours of questioning by the ED is currently lodged in Arthur Road Jail in Mumbai.
The former state home minister is facing probe by the CBI and ED for corruption and money laundering. The Enforcement Directorate (ED) will file chargesheet in the money laundering case against former Deshmukh this week..
The ED launched a probe against Deshmukh after the CBI registered an FIR against him on April 21 on the charges of corruption. The ED alleged that Deshmukh, while serving as Maharashtra home minister, collected Rs 4.70 crore from various bars and restaurants in Mumbai through then police officer Sachin Waze.