NEW DELHI: The (*11*) High Court has adjourned the bail hearing of fugitive diamond service provider Mehul Choksi till June 11, native media stories acknowledged.
Choksi had approached the excessive courtroom after the Justice of the Peace rejected his bail petition.
The bail hearing passed off earlier than excessive courtroom decide Wynante Adrien-Roberts via video-conferencing on the plea of Choksi’s native authorized staff comprising Julien Prevost, Wayne Norde, Wayne Marsh and Cara Shillingford-Marsh.
The authorities aspect represented by Director of Public Prosecution (DPP) Sherma Dalrymple “strongly objected” to Choksi’s plea calling him a flight danger, (*11*) News Online reported.
The decide adjourned the matter till June 11, it stated.
The excessive courtroom can also be hearing a separate matter of habeas corpus filed by Choksi’s staff wherein the hearing has additionally been adjourned.
Choksi had mysteriously gone lacking on May 23 from Antigua and Barbuda the place he has been staying since 2018 as a citizen.
He was detained in neighbouring island nation (*11*) for unlawful entry after a doable romantic escapade together with his rumoured girlfriend.
His attorneys alleged that he was kidnapped from Jolly Harbour in Antigua by policemen trying like Antiguan and Indian and delivered to (*11*) on a ship.
The businessman was additionally introduced earlier than a Roseau Justice of the Peace on the orders of excessive courtroom decide Bernie Stephenson, hearing the habeas corpus matter, to reply expenses of unlawful entry the place he pleaded not responsible however was denied bail.