[

antigua pm

]
Had Mehul Choksi been going to Dominica, why would he leave his passport, car keys behind, Priti Choksi asked.

Mehul Choksi's disappearance from Antigua sponsored by state, alleges wife

By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Poulomi Ghosh
PUBLISHED ON JUN 10, 2021 05:18 PM IST
Mehul Choksi's wife said it is not possible that Barbara Jabarica did not know the real identity of Mehul Choksi as even a child looks up the identity of his or her friends on the Internet.
Mehul Choksi had gone missing from Antigua on May 23 after going out for a walk and was caught in Dominica. (AP Photo/Clyde Jno Baptiste)(AP)
Mehul Choksi had gone missing from Antigua on May 23 after going out for a walk and was caught in Dominica. (AP Photo/Clyde Jno Baptiste)(AP)

Rights of Mehul Choksi will be respected, says Dominican Prime Minister

By hindustantimes.com, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON JUN 07, 2021 07:27 PM IST
  • “His rights will be respected as has been done thus far and let the court decide what will happen,” Dominican Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit said in a press statement.
Fugitive diamantaire Mehul Choksi (File Photo)
Fugitive diamantaire Mehul Choksi (File Photo)

Antigua prefers Mehul Choksi be directly repatriated to India from Dominica

By hindustantimes.com | Written by Joydeep Bose
PUBLISHED ON JUN 03, 2021 08:07 PM IST
Fugitive diamantaire Mehul Choksi was reported to have gone missing on May 23 from Antigua and Barbuda but was recently found in Dominica. Now, the matter of repatriation has triggered a political storm in the Caribbean island nations.
Mehul Choksi. (File photo)
Mehul Choksi. (File photo)

India says will bring Choksi back; Dominican court rejects bail plea

By Neeraj Chauhan, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUN 04, 2021 03:07 AM IST
This is the first time the Indian government has officially commented on the issue since Choksi disappeared from Antigua and was found three days later in Dominica, roughly 100 nautical miles away.
Mehul Choksi arrives in a wheelchair to attend a hearing in the The Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court. (Antigua NewsRoom)
Mehul Choksi arrives in a wheelchair to attend a hearing in the The Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court. (Antigua NewsRoom)

Choksi to face illegal entry charges: Court

By Neeraj Chauhan, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON JUN 03, 2021 12:36 AM IST
  • The court was hearing a habeas corpus petition by Choksi’s lawyers, who argued that he was illegally abducted from Antigua, where he is a citizen, and physically tortured.
File photo of businessman Mehul Choksi.
File photo of businessman Mehul Choksi.

Firestorm over Mehul Choksi spills over to Dominica, PM Skerrit is new target

By Neeraj Chauhan, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUN 01, 2021 06:51 AM IST
  • The Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court is currently hearing the matter as the Indian government is set to seek his deportation directly to New Delhi. The court will hear the matter on Wednesday.
Mehul Choksi mysteriously disappeared from Antigua last Sunday and was later found in neighbouring Dominica.(HT File Photo)
Mehul Choksi mysteriously disappeared from Antigua last Sunday and was later found in neighbouring Dominica.(HT File Photo)

'Woman in question part of team that abducted Mehul Choksi', claims his lawyer

By HT Correspondent, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON MAY 31, 2021 09:48 PM IST
Mehul Choksi and his nephew Nirav Modi are wanted in India for allegedly siphoning off 13,500 crore of public money from the state-run Punjab National Bank (PNB) using letters of undertaking.
Mehul Choksi is wanted with connection to the <span class='webrupee'>₹</span>13,500 crore loan fraud in Punjab National Bank. (HT Archive)
Mehul Choksi is wanted with connection to the 13,500 crore loan fraud in Punjab National Bank. (HT Archive)

Antiguan opposition asks PM Browne to treat fugitive Mehul Choksi as a citizen

By hindustantimes.com | Reported by Neeraj Chauhan | Written by Shankhyaneel Sarkar | Edited by Avik Roy, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON MAY 29, 2021 05:19 PM IST
Choksi, who is wanted with connection to the 13,500 crore loan fraud in Punjab National Bank, was arrested by the Dominican police earlier this week.
Mehul Choksi was apprehended in Dominica on Tuesday.(HT File Photo)
Mehul Choksi was apprehended in Dominica on Tuesday.(HT File Photo)

Not India, Mehul Choksi will be sent to Antigua, says Dominica police chief

By hindustantimes.com | Reported by Neeraj Chauhan | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON MAY 28, 2021 12:14 AM IST
Mehul Choksi's lawyer Vijay Aggarwal has claimed the fugitive diamantaire was taken to Dominica from Antigua and Barbuda by force.
Mehul Choksi's lawyer also refuted reports that he has fled for Cuba. Gaston Browne, the Antiguan PM, also said that it is highly unlikely that Choksi has fled the country. ( Priyanka Parashar/Mint)
Mehul Choksi's lawyer also refuted reports that he has fled for Cuba. Gaston Browne, the Antiguan PM, also said that it is highly unlikely that Choksi has fled the country. ( Priyanka Parashar/Mint)

Antiguan PM says Choksi’s citizenship will be revoked if he has fled the country

By hindustantimes.com | Reported by Neeraj Chauhan, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON MAY 25, 2021 09:51 PM IST
  • Antiguan PM also said that it is highly unlikely that the fugitive diamantaire has fled to Cuba.
Antigua and Barbuda’s Prime Minister Gaston Browne described fugitive diamond trader Mehul Choksi as a “crook”(Hindustan Times)
Antigua and Barbuda’s Prime Minister Gaston Browne described fugitive diamond trader Mehul Choksi as a “crook”(Hindustan Times)

Mehul Choksi a crook, will be extradited: Antigua PM

New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON SEP 27, 2019 01:47 AM IST
There was no immediate response from Indian officials. However, India has noted in the past that a move by Antigua and Barbuda to strip Choksi of his citizenship is a “positive development” as it will pave the way for his extradition.
Punjab National Bank scam accused Mehul Choksi had fled to Antigua.(HT file photo)
Punjab National Bank scam accused Mehul Choksi had fled to Antigua.(HT file photo)

Mehul Choksi a crook, will be extradited after he exhausts appeals: Antigua PM

New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUL 04, 2020 07:31 PM IST
Mehul Choksi, a key accused in Rs 13,500 crore PNB fraud case along with his nephew Nirav Modi, became a citizen of Antigua and Barbuda earlier this year
The Bombay high court has asked Mehul Choksi’s counsel to submit his medical papers by July 1 to ascertain whether Choksi can be airlifted to India
The Bombay high court has asked Mehul Choksi’s counsel to submit his medical papers by July 1 to ascertain whether Choksi can be airlifted to India

‘Let him exhaust legal options’: Antigua PM ’s message to India on Mehul Choksi

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUN 25, 2019 04:49 PM IST
Indian government’s request for PNB scam accused Choksi’s extradition has been pending with Antigua .
SHARE
Story Saved