Home Secretary Sajid Javid has signed the order for drinks tycoon Vijay Mallya to be extradited to India.
Drinks tycoon Vijay Mallya can be extradited to India to face allegations of fraud, a UK judge has ruled.
An Indian billionaire who once owned whisky firm Whyte & Mackay (W&M) but later became embroiled in a scandal over financial irregularities at its former parent is the subject of an extradition request to the UK.
Money owed by disgraced billionaire Vijay Mallya helped plunge United Spirits Limited (USL), the Indian business controlled by Scotch whisky maker Diageo, into quarterly losses.
Whisky-maker Diageo is caught in the middle of a potentially explosive showdown between one of its businesses and Indian billionaire Vijay Mallya.