Former Indian Air Force chief S P Tyagi, his cousin Sanjeev alias Julie Tyagi and lawyer-businessman Gautam Khaitan were arrested by the CBI Friday in connection with the Rs 3,600-crore AgustaWestland VVIP helicopter deal case.

This is the first time that a military chief of the country — retired or serving — has been arrested in a probe into alleged corruption in defence procurement. He and the others have already been produced in a Delhi court today.

The reason of arrest for were on the allegations of who accepted illegal gratification for exercising influence through corrupt or illegal means. Satyavijayi accesses the FIR copy, which quotes the reason of the Arrest, please read the same.