India on Thursday mentioned it isn’t a celebration to the “secret prison topic” in the UK that has held up fugitive businessman and previous member of Parliament Vijay Mallya’s extradition to the rustic.
Even though extradition lawsuits towards the liquor baron concluded in Would possibly after the United Kingdom top courtroom rejected Mallya’s plea to means Britain’s Preferrred Courtroom towards the transfer to ship him again to India, the “secret” lawsuits have not on time his departure.
“We’ve been knowledgeable that there’s a secret prison topic this is but to be resolved, and that with out its answer, he can’t be extradited,” exterior affairs ministry spokesperson Anurag Srivastava mentioned.
“We aren’t a celebration to this topic and we proceed to be in contact with the United Kingdom govt,” he mentioned, with out giving main points.
On Monday, the union govt instructed the Preferrred Courtroom that Mallya’s extradition were stalled via the “secret” lawsuits in the United Kingdom.
“He has exhausted all avenues for enchantment and after that, we’re in consistent contact with the United Kingdom govt so that he’s extradited to India once imaginable,” Srivastava mentioned.
Mallya flew to the United Kingdom in March 2016 as a consortium of Indian banks, which claims he owes ₹9,000 crore, closed in on him to get well the cash.