Truth vs Hype: The riddle of Sahara
April 6, 2013 | Duration: 18 min, 42 sec
What started off with the Supreme Court ruling against the Sahara business group for running an illegal investor scheme has now escalated into something bigger, with both market regulator SEBI and the Himachal High Court asking for an investigation by the Enforcement Directorate into the more serious charge of money laundering. This week on Truth vs Hype, we attempt to seek answers as to whether the sprawling Sahara empire is guilty of running chit funds as a front for black money? Or as Sahara claims, is it helping millions of those who have no access to formal banking and is being victimised of India's regulators and enforcement agencies?