Wanted billionaire Mehul Choksi taking Antigua Gov’t to court

Wanted Indian billionaire  Mehul Choksi has sued the Antigua and Barbuda government as its Ministry of External Affairs is examining the plea by Indian authorities to extradite him.

A letter dated November 7 from the office of Deputy Solicitor General to the Prime Minister’s office indicates that the Minister Responsible for Citizenship and Minister Responsible for External Affairs of the Antigua and Barbuda government have been named in the lawsuit filed by Choksi.

The letter asks the named parties to be present in the court for hearing in the lawsuit, or send the Permanent Secretary within their ministries.

The matter will be heard on the morning of November 14 at the High Court before Justice Rita Joseph Olivetti.

Although it is not clear why Choksi has decided to…

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