New Delhi: A group of officials of varied businesses despatched by India to bring back fugitive diamond service provider Mehul Choksi from Dominica returned on Friday in a personal jet of Qatar Airways. Sources gave this info.
The Dominica High Court had adjourned the listening to within the case on Thursday, following which the Indian plane took off from Melville Hall Airport in Dominica at 8.09 pm native time on June 3 and at 11:02 pm IST on Friday. Landed at Delhi’s Indira Gandhi (IGI) International Airport.
7 day tour
The group on board the plane was being led by Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Deputy Inspector General Sharda Raut. The group stayed in Dominica for about 7 days to bring back Mehul Choksi, the fugitive wished within the Rs 13,500 crore Punjab National Bank rip-off (PNB rip-off).
Choksi’s legal professionals had filed a habeas corpus petition within the Dominica High Court, the listening to of which was adjourned on Thursday. The petition was filed to request the manufacturing of any arrested individual or individual illegally detained She goes.
Choksi might be in Dominica for a month!
Reports within the native media stated that the subsequent listening to on the matter may happen after a couple of month and Choksi would stay in Dominica throughout this time. According to the Antigua Newsroom, Judge Bernie Stephenson will set the subsequent date of listening to within the Choksi case after assembly each side.
Who have been the protesters?
On Thursday, the listening to happened by means of video convention. Some protesters standing outdoors the excessive court docket complicated in Rosseau have been seen holding placards, one of which learn, ‘Who introduced Choksi to Dominica?’ On Wednesday, the decide ordered Choksi to be produced earlier than a Justice of the Peace to face costs of unlawful entry into Dominica. At the identical time, questions are additionally being raised that who have been these protesters in spite of everything?
It is noteworthy that on May 23, Choksi went lacking from Antigua and Barbuda underneath mysterious circumstances. He was later caught for illegally coming into Dominica.