Nirav Modi is concept to possess jumped on a airplane and fled to Brussels on Tuesday or Wednesday, precise away after front-page experiences within the media that he modified into in London attempting to to find political asylum and that the Indian high commission modified into ready for formal confirmation of his presence from the British executive.
The diamond merchant, wished in India’s greatest-ever banking scam, is alleged to be travelling out and in of the UK freely, perhaps on a Singapore passport, now now not an Indian one.
On Monday, the CBI had requested Interpol for a purple corner see against Nirav Modi and his brother Nishal, a Belgian national. On Tuesday, a unique court docket in Mumbai had issued a non-bailable warrant against the diamantaire and his family.
“He travelled to Brussels on Tuesday or Wednesday, straight after the parable revealing he modified into in Mayfair,” a offer shut to the Indian executive acknowledged.
“The Indian executive has been urged by Interpol that there has been no circulate detected on his Indian passport since March 31 so he’s certainly now now not using his Indian passport. If he’s on a Singapore passport, the Indian executive can now now not cease the relaxation as the non-bailable warrant is against his Indian passport. They’d favor to position stress on the Singapore executive. This leads to a dispute between the Indian executive and Interpol,” the provision acknowledged.
Sources at the India