The judge noted that the arguments made under both grounds overlap in this case as they both rely principally on the appellant, Nirav Modi's mental ill health.
Nirav Modi's lawyer said Covid-19 is rising in Maharashtra and is affecting Arthur Road jail, arguing the healthcare system is 'near collapse.'
Choksi, 62, was given bail by Dominica High Court to travel back to Antigua for seeking medical help from a neurologist based there.
The 62-year-old is wanted in India in connection with the ₹ 13,500-crore Punjab National Bank fraud case.
Choksi had alleged that his arrest in Dominica for illegal entry was 'dictated' by representatives of the Indian government.
The case was filed against the immigration minister of the Caribbean nation, its police chief and the investigating officer of the case.
Skerrit said his government will allow the court to carry out its process regarding Choksi and gave the assurance that his rights and obligations will be respected
Nirav Modi is presently lodged in a UK jail and has lost his extradition plea to India in connection with the alleged $2-billion loan fraud at the Brady House branch PNB in Mumbai
Polak has also approached the Scotland Yard seeking a probe into alleged kidnapping of Choksi.
Choksi and his nephew Nirav Modi had fled India in the first week of January, 2018, weeks before the scam in the PNB rocked the Indian banking industry.
Modi is facing probe by two central agencies here in India for bank fraud to the tune of over Rs 13,500 crore.
The total assets attached by the ED are worth Rs 18,170.02 crore.
Choksi, wanted in Rs 13,500 crore bank fraud case in India, had mysteriously gone missing on May 23 from Antigua and Barbuda where he has been staying since 2018 as a citizen.
However, his lawyer said Choksi would continue to remain in hospital as his medical condition ‘deteriorated’.
Choksi allegedly made his employees directors of the firms based in Hong Kong, and was controlling them.
The PNB officials at the bank's Brady House branch in Mumbai issued 165 letters of undertaking (LoUs) and 58 foreign letters of credit (FLCs) during March-April 2017, against which 311 bills were discounted.
Mehul Choksi was living in Antigua and Barbuda since 2018, after he escaped from India in the first week of January that year, weeks before the scam was reported.
Indian diamantaire Mehul Choksi has been accused of illegally entering Dominica after fleeing from neighbouring Antigua and Barbuda in May.
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