Mumbai, Nov. 8 -- People wishing to check Infosys Ltd's financial figures should "ask God", Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) chairman Ajay Tyagi said on Friday, two days after Infosys chairman Nandan Nilekani cited God to defend the sanctity of the company's numbers.

Meanwhile, the regulator's probe into the whistleblower complaint against Infosys is still on, Tyagi said. "The investors, if they want, can take comfort from Infosys statement, but our probe is still on. This is all I can tell you," said Tyagi on the sidelines of a financial markets summit organized by the Confederation of Indian Industry.

"You have to ask him (Nilekani about Infosys numbers) or you can actually ask God," Tyagi added.

Nilekani told an analyst...