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India to seek tycoon Mallya's extradition from Britain

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Mr Mallya is accused of siphoning off money from his now-defunct airline to buy property abroad.

New Delhi

INDIA will seek to extradite indebted tycoon Vijay Mallya, the country's finance minister said on Wednesday, after Britain turned down its request to deport him.

Arun Jaitley told Parliament that Britain had refused to deport Mr Mallya, who left India owing US$1.34