CBI Raids Lawyers Indira Jaising, Anand Grover In Foreign Funding Case
Senior lawyers Indira Jaising and her husband Anand Grover were raided by the CBI allegedly for violating foreign funding rules. Anand Grover and his NGO have been accused of misusing foreign contributions and spending the funds outside India. While speaking on the raids, Jaising said, “We have been targeted for the human rights work that we have done over the years.” Indira Jaising is a senior advocate noted for her legal activism in promoting human rights causes. In 2018 she was ranked 20th in the list of 50 Greatest Leaders of the World by Fortune magazine. Anand Grover is a senior lawyer known for legal activism in Indian law relating to homosexuality and HIV.