Over last 3 years, 11 escapist criminals have been extradited to India - TNBCLive

Eleven escapist criminals, including Christian Michel, who is the accused ‘middleman’ in the AgustaWestland helicopter deal have been brought back to India since the last 3-years, on Wednesday reports the government of India.

In a written reply to a question in the Lok Sabha, External Affairs Minister V K Singh said that the government has been making every necessary effort to bring back fugitive criminals, who have fled after committing a crime.

He continued, “In the last three years, 11 fugitive criminals from various foreign countries, including the recent extradition of Christian Michel from UAE, were successfully brought back to India.”

India has signed extradition treaties with the 50 countries and entered into the extradition arrangement with 10 more nations, he added.

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