<p>London, December 10, 2018</p>.<div>Beleaguered industrialist Vijay Mallya must be extradited from the UK to India, where he is accused of committing bank frauds of Rs 9,000 crore, a London court ruled on Monday.</div>.<div>The Westminster Magistrates Court gave the ruling following a prolonged litigation involving Mallya, who fled India in March 2016. </div>.<div>The decision came six days after British national and middleman in the Rs 3,600 core AgustaWestland VVIP chopper deal, Christian Michael, was extradited to India from Dubai.</div>.<div>Mallya has repeatedly denied fleeing from India and said he was ready to pay back the money he owed to Indian banks.</div>.<div>Proceedings are on before the Mumbai Special Court against Mallya under the Fugitive Economic Offenders Act.</div>.<div>Late in 2017, India filed extradition proceedings against Mallya which he has contested. He is currently on bail in London.</div>.<div>IANS</div>.<p><span style="font-size: 14px;">(Our News Desk can be contacted at firstname.lastname@example.org)</span></p>. Did you like this story? .<a href="https://www.instamojo.com/netindian/support-netindian/">Make a donation</a>. and help us to serve you better.