Novel Delhi: Fugitive diamantaire Mehul Choksi’s elder brother Chetan Chinu Bhai Choksi met the Dominican Chief of Opposition, Lennox Linton, and promised to donate for polls in exchange for urgent the matter within the parliament, a file claimed on Tuesday (June 1, 2021).
An IANS file additionally claimed that Mehul Choksi’s elder brother had landed in Dominica on May perhaps doubtless well also just 29 and met Lennox Linton in Marigot on May perhaps doubtless well also just 30 for 2 hours at the latter’s dwelling. They discussed a couple of issues linked to Choksi’s arrest and additionally reportedly agreed on the dedication that in exchange for token money and promise of election donation, the opposition chief will ‘press the matter within the Parliament’.
The file acknowledged that Chetan Chinu Bhai Choksi got into an agreement with the Dominican opposition chief and promised him election funding for pushing the kidnapping principle. Chetan additionally disclosed for the length of the conversation that Choksi had reached Dominica on his personal, however they required the wait on of the opposition to address the matter in court and against the Dominica executive to rep them deem that he became kidnapped by Antiguan and Indian police.
Here is pertinent to existing that Mehul Choksi, who’s wished in India within the Rs 13,500 crore Punjab Nationwide Bank (PNB) mortgage fraud case, went missing on May perhaps doubtless well also just 23 from Antigua and became then captured in Dominica four days later.
His photos showing red swollen eyes and body marks had additionally surfaced on social media platforms.
A Dominica court has restrained the deportation of Choksi till further orders whereas listening to the habeas corpus filed by his lawyers. The court is scheduled to hear the matter on Wednesday (June 2).
The Dominican executive had issued a assertion that it is ascertaining the pickle of Choksi’s citizenship with Antigua and once confirmed, he could well well be deported there.
Antigua and Barbuda Prime Minister Gaston Browne had no longer too long ago acknowledged that Dominica and law enforcement companies except the court principles otherwise, can deport him to India due to he’s an Indian citizen.
Meanwhile, a team of multi-agency officers led by a CBI DIG has gone to Dominica to bring assist Choksi to India if the courts within the Caribbean island nation enable his deportation to India.
(With agency inputs)