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Can't provide Info on Nirav Modi's passport due to privacy clause: MEA

In June, an RTI query with multiple questions was submitted to the ministry to unravel the mystery of Nirav's international travel itinerary despite him being a fugitive

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Rejimon K I The Wire
Want to understand how exactly billionaire jeweller Nirav Modi managed to travel around the world despite his passport being “cancelled”? Well, a Right to Information query to the Ministry of External affairs will not yield any answers.

Ever since he left India, Nirav Modi has reportedly been travelling through various countries, even as his passport was under suspension and eventually cancelled.

In June, an RTI query with multiple questions was submitted to the ministry to unravel the mystery of Nirav’s international travel itinerary despite him being a fugitive.

The questions were whether the MEA knew Nirav’s passport number, the date

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First Published: Jul 31 2018 | 7:41 AM IST

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