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UK official signs order to extradite tycoon Mallya to India : UK official signs order to extradite tycoon Mallya to India

Feb 04, 2019 - The Canadian Press

LONDON - A British official has signed an order that paves the way for tycoon Vijay Mallya's extradition to India to face financial fraud allegations.

The government office that oversees immigration and other issues said in a statement issued on Monday that Home Secretary Sajid Javid "carefully considered all relevant matters" before signing the extradition order.

Mallya has 14 days to appeal.

Known for his flashy lifestyle, he was a leading figure among India's business elite....