The Enforcement Directorate has summoned Bharti Wal-Mart officials to investigate charges that Wal-Mart, U.S., had illegally made a huge investment in multi-brand retail in India during March-April 2010.

On Friday, the Directorate informed the Madras High Court that it had summoned the officials to record their statements. A petition filed in the public interest by the Federation of Tamil Nadu Traders’ Association came up before a Division Bench of Justices R. Banumathi and K.K. Sasidharan.

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