Mehul Choksi, accused of PNB scam. (File pic)
Mehul Choksi in Dominica: India currently has an extradition treaty with 58 countries. Dominica is not included in these countries. However, India has extradition arrangements with Antigua-Barbuda.
Conversation with Dominica continues
Top officials of the central government told CNN- that after the arrest of Mehul Choksi, India is in touch with both governments in Dominica and Antiga. An official said on the condition of anonymity, ‘India’s interest to bring back Choksi is strong as before. We have to see how fast we can bring it back. As the nodal agencies in this case, the CBI and the ED are closely monitoring the situation. Negotiations between India and Dominica are going on.