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Nirav Modi remanded to custody in UK prison until August 22

Nirav Modi, 48, has been lodged at Wandsworth prison in south-west London, since his arrest in March in connection with the nearly USD 2 billion PNB fraud, and money laundering case.

By: PTI | London |
July 25, 2019 4:18:00 pm
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Fugitive diamond merchant Nirav Modi, wanted in India in connection with the nearly USD 2 billion Punjab National Bank (PNB) fraud and money laundering case, was on Thursday further remanded to judicial custody until August 22.

During a short remand hearing at Westminster Magistrates’ Court via videolink from Wandsworth prison, the judge extended Modi’s remand till August 22.

Modi, 48, has been lodged at Wandsworth prison in south-west London, since his arrest in March in connection with the nearly USD 2 billion PNB fraud, and money laundering case.

He appeared for the first time since his bail appeal was rejected by the UK High Court earlier last month.

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