The request for extradition of fugitive diamantaire Mehul Choksi is being "examined" by Antigua and Barbuda, the Ministry of External Affairs said.
Interpol panel to decide on India's pending Red Corner Notice request against Mehul Choksi in October, say officials
The RCN request was put on hold by Interpol after a representation by Mehul Choksi, during which he had alleged that the cases against him were a result of a political conspiracy, they said.
PNB fraud: Fugitive jeweller Mehul Choksi confirms he received Antigua and Barbuda's citizenship via investment plan
Gitanjali Gems boss Mehul Choksi also said that his application was motivated by a desire to expand his business in the region
Hurricane Irma: Indian missions in US, France in touch with diaspora to provide assistance, says MEA
With Hurricane Irma leaving a trail of destruction, India has asked its missions in Venezuela, US, Netherlands and France to remain in constant touch with Indian diaspora.
Hurricane Irma rips through Caribbean leaving nine dead; emergency declared in Puerto Rico, Florida, Virgin Islands
Powerful Hurricane Irma cut a swathe of deadly destruction as it roared through the Caribbean, claiming at least nine lives.
Hurricane Irma lashed Puerto Rico with heavy rain and powerful winds Wednesday night,killing six people and destroying 95% of French part of Caribbean island St Martin