PNB scam: Nirav Modi hasn't fled, out of India for business, says lawyer

The first high-profile arrest in connection with the Punjab National Bank fraud case took place on Tuesday when the CBI arrested Vipul Ambani

Nirav Modi
Vijay Aggarwal, the lawyer of the absconding businessman Nirav Modi (pictured) has alleged PNB is wrong in terming commercial transactions as a fraud. File photo

Attorney of Nirav Modi on Wednesday reiterated that his client was not an absconder and questioned as to on what basis he has been branded as a fugitive. Speaking to ANI, Vijay Aggarwal said, "Please explain to me who is a fugitive? He has been summoned to either appear in person or through authorised representatives. You have branded him as a fugitive on what basis, please tell me. There are so many people who are out of country because they have global business." The lawyer also said that the strategy, in this case, will be worked ...