Antigua News Room released three pictures of Choksi and in the pictures the wanted businessman can be seen with swollen eyes and bruises on his arms.
- DNA Web Team
- May 30, 2021, 10:45 AM IST
The first pictures of fugitive diamantaire Mehul Choksi, who was arrested in Dominica few days ago, were released on Saturday (May 29) by a local media outlet. Antigua News Room released three pictures of Choksi and in the pictures the wanted businessman can be seen with swollen eyes and bruises on his arms.
1. Mehul Choksi with swollen eyes
Choksi is currently in the custody of the police in Dominica. He was caught while ‘trying to flee’ the island nation. Wayne Marsh, Choksi’s lawyer in Dominica, had alleged that his client was ‘severely beaten’ and was ‘abducted’ in Antigua and taken to Dominica. Marsh added that he was not allowed to talk to his client and it was only on May 27 that he was allowed to speak to Choksi.
2. Mehul Choksi shows bruises on his arms
“I noticed that he was severely beaten, his eyes were swollen and had several burnt marks on his body. He reported to me that he was abducted at Jolly Harbour in…