• Friday, October 07, 2022

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Mallya extradition trial hears of ‘Chennai Six’ jail experience

A court heard on Thursday (14) that one of the “Chennai Six” group of ex-British soldiers jailed in India was dragged to a psychiatric hospital and force-fed anti-psychotic tablets during his time in jail.

By: Lauren Codling

One of the “Chennai Six” group of ex-British soldiers jailed in India was dragged to a psychiatric hospital and force-fed anti-psychotic tablets during his time in jail, a London court considering whether to extradite Indian tycoon Vijay Mallya was told on Thursday (14). Mallya, 61, is wanted in India on fraud and money-laundering charges relating to his defunct Kingfisher Airlines and Indian authorities want to recover about $1.4 billion they say Kingfisher owes The businessman, co-owner of the Force India Formula One team, who moved to Britain in March last year, says the case him is politically motivated and is…

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