Indian Tycoon To Appeal After UK Clears Extradition

Law360, London (February 5, 2019, 5:17 PM GMT) -- Indian tycoon Vijay Mallya has vowed to fight his extradition to India after U.K. Home Secretary Sajid Javid on Monday formally ordered that the multimillionaire chairman of Kingfisher beer be extradited over allegations of fraud.

Mallya, the former owner of the Force India Formula One motor racing team, said he would appeal the extradition, which was ordered two months after a London court ruled he should be sent back to India. He had fled that country in 2016 in the face of fraud accusations and alleged debts of more than $1 billion.

"I could not initiate the appeal process before a...

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