New Delhi: In the case of fugitive diamond dealer Mehul Choksi, the listening to will probably be held once more in the Dominica High Court as we speak (Thursday). India is making each effort to extradite Choksi. In view of this, a team is tenting in Dominica, whose command is in the fingers of CBI officer Sharda Raut. Raut is heading the investigation into the Punjab National Bank (PNB) rip-off and is additionally instrumental in the mission to bring back Mehul Choksi.
IPS Officer of 2005 Batch
Sharda Raut is in Dominica with 6 officers together with one other CBI officer. According to the report of ‘India Today’, if the Dominica courtroom orders the extradition of Mehul Choksi, he will probably be introduced to New Delhi by personal jet by Indian authorities. Sharda Raut is main the team that introduced Choksi to India. Raut is a 2005 batch IPS officer from Maharashtra.
Argument in Dominica Court
Indian officers have held a number of rounds of conferences with the administration of Dominica, to put India’s facet firmly in the listening to. It is being informed that the team has introduced the ED’s affidavit earlier than the courtroom of Dominica together with details about the felony actions of Mehul Choksi. It has been informed by these paperwork that Choksi is a citizen of India. The Indian team is attempting to persuade the courtroom that the individual in Dominica’s custody is wished in India since January 2018 and must be extradited to India instantly on the foundation of the purple discover issued by Interpol.
Have not left Indian Citizenship
In as we speak’s listening to, the Indian team will current the argument that Mehul Choksi had taken Antigua citizenship in November 2017, however he has not given up his citizenship until date. So he is nonetheless an Indian citizen. CBI officer Sharda Raut, who is main this team, has additionally been the SP of Palghar and it is stated that she had managed the crime to an amazing extent. Apart from this, he has been posting in many locations like Nagpur, Mira Road, Nandubar, Kolhapur, Mumbai.