Sunil Varma, head of International Business at Gitanjali Gems Limited, through his lawyer Girish Kulkarni, has approached the special CBI court, stating he is ready to cooperate by appearing before a consulate in the US and face ED officials via video conference.
In his reply to the CBI plea filed on Wednesday, 63-year old Gokulnath Shetty has said that he is a senior citizen and has been suffering from various health issues, including high blood pressure and vertigo.
While delivering the judgment on Nirav Modi's bail application, Justice Simler said she had found strong evidence to suggest there had been interference with witnesses and destruction of evidence in the case and concluded it can still occur.
The arrest by Scotland Yard officially sets the stage for the beginning of extradition proceedings, although it remains to be seen when and how fast New Delhi will be able to bring him back, if at all.
The special court gave the IT department a go-ahead to sell Modi’s cars which include Porsche AG Germany Model, Mercedes Benz CLS 350, Mercedes Benz 4 Matic FL 350, Daimler Chrysler Coupe, Rolls Royce Ghost, Toyota Fortuner, two Toyota Innova, Honda CRV and Honda Brio.