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Indian players ‘uncomfortable’ as Vijay Mallya attends Virat Kohli’s charity dinner

Vijay Mallya used to own the Royal Challengers Bangalore who Virat Kohli captains

By: Sarwar Alam

Fugitive businessman Vijay Mallya yesterday (June 5) landed up at a charity dinner organised by Virat Kohli’s foundation but the national cricket team including the skipper maintained a safe distance from him. In fact, Mallya’s presence forced the Indian team to leave early in order to avoid any controversy. Mallya, had earlier watched India’s ICC Champions Trophy match against Pakistan at the Edgbaston on Sunday (June 4). He has currently taken refuge in England. The Indian government is trying for Mallya’s extradition from UK for alleged unpaid debts to the tune of Rs 9,000 crore (£1.8 billion). Incidentally, Mallya used…

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