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QUESTION NO.3785 EXTRADITION TREATY

August 09, 2017

LOK SABHA
UNSTARRED QUESTION NO.3785
TO BE ANSWERED ON 09.08.2017

EXTRADITION TREATY

3785. SHRI ADHIR RANJAN CHOWDHURY:

Will the Minister of EXTERNAL AFFAIRS be pleased to state:

(a) the names of countries with which India has signed extradition treaties; and

(b) the names of countries with which criminals have been extradited, country-wise?

ANSWER
THE MINISTER OF STATE IN THE MINISTRY OF EXTERNAL AFFAIRS
[GEN. (DR) V. K. SINGH (RETD)]

(a) Till date, India has signed Extradition Treaties with 47 countries and entered into extradition arrangements with 9 more countries. The list is enclosed as Annexure A.

(b) As per records available, in last fifteen years, as many as 47 fugitive criminals have been extradited/ deported from India to the concerned foreign countries. On the other hand, a total of 62 fugitive criminals have been extradited/ deported to India from various countries. The list is enclosed as Annexure B.

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