New Delhi: A man sitting in a Delhi court hearing the 2G scam case was Thursday ordered to be taken into custody after former telecom minister A. Raja's ex-aide Aseevatham Achary accused him of threatening him.

Testifying as a witness before special Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) judge OP Saini, Achary told the court that he had been given a life threat and the person who had threatened him was sitting in the room.

Upon this, a man ran out of the court but was immediately apprehended by the police. He was brought back to the court where judge Saini directed the Delhi Police to take him into custody for interrogation.