India seeks early extradition of Mallya from Britain


INDIA today (4) asked Britain to ensure early extradition of businessman Vijay Mallya who faces cases of bank loan default by his now-defunct Kingfisher Airlines. India’s home secretary Rajiv Mehrishi raised the issue of early completion of Mallya’s extradition, during his talks in New Delhi with his British counterpart Patsy Wilkinson, the second permanent secretary in the Home Office. Both officials also discussed the presence of Sikh militants in Britain, sharing intelligence and counter-terror cooperation between India and Britain. Last month Mallya was arrested in London following an extradition request from India. The flamboyant financier, who co-owns Formula One team…

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