Andrew Gawthorpe: Devyani Khobragade is headed back to India as Americans have met Indian outrage over the case with a mixture of. NEW DELHI: The government on Wednesday transferred diplomat Devyani Khobragade to the Indian permanent mission to United Nations. The transfer to UN. Its not known immediately how Bhararas exit will affect the case he filed against Devyani Khobragade.

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President Barack Obama has certainly faced these problems.

Devyani Khobragade incident – Wikipedia

What if I can never return to the US, which I cannot now. The judge found Khobragade had broad immunity from prosecution when she was indicted on charges of fraudulently obtaining a work visa for her housekeeper and lying to the government about the maid’s pay.

The arrest outside Khobragade’s daughter’s Manhattan school created outrage in India, particularly because of the strip-search. Devyani herself is getting not more than Rs 4 lakh per month. Retrieved 28 February Her lawyer Daniel Arshack claims that she enjoys diplomatic immunity and kyobragade can’t be prosecuted under the US law.

Devyani Khobragade incident

Retrieved from ” https: In an email czse her Indian diplomatic colleagues released to the media on December 18,Khobragade wrote: US embassy paid for air tickets of domestic help’s family, say sources”.

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Devyani Khobragade’s daughters not Indian citizens: They are demanding that the US State department should not apply such illogical rules to Indian diplomats. On December 20, Dana Sussman, Staff Attorney in the anti-trafficking programme at Safe Horizon said there was “frustration and disappointment that the media and the officials portrayed this story in the way that they have. In court papers filed in Delhi, Richard’s husband Drvyani alleged that she was required to work from 6 am to 11pm every day, with just two hours off on Sunday to go to church.


Defence Defence National International Khboragade. Retrieved February 13, Retrieved 17 December Department of State, in support of a visa application filed by Khobragade for another individual, which she knew caze contain materially false and fraudulent statements.

The petition also stated devyank Uttam Khobragade had called Richard’s family in India and threatened them with dire consequences if Richard complains. Order by newest oldest recommendations. Jhobragade thank the Indian government and the Indians for their cooperation and help. Khobragade with other kjobragade officers met Richard.

According to experts, in the US, the judiciary is independent and the government interference is not tolerated. Devyani Khobragade was given a posting of her choice in the Indian Foreign Service by bending and modifying the specific rules of allocation for the specific year of where she was ranked lower than a meritorious batch mate of hers Mr. Later, Richard contacted Safe Horizona nonprofit that has an anti-trafficking program, which took Richard to the State Departments with the allegations.

On July 8,”Access Immigration”, a law office representing Richard, called for a meeting with Khobragade. We then requested her departure, as per the standard procedure and the charges remain in place.

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On March 14,Khobragade was re-indicted on the same charges. In the last quarter ofDevyani Khobragade gave a series of interviews to the Indian press, suggesting that the Indian government seek a political resolution of her case with the United States.


Uttam Khobragade father [2]. Marshals Service and strip searched by a female Deputy Marshal in a private setting. On December 18,John Kerry expressed regret over the circumstances regarding the arrest and strip-search of the Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade and empathised as a father of two daughters at similar age as Khobragade.

Devyani Khobragade’s father joins Congress. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Edited by Steve Wilson. India orders US diplomat to leave country”. Find this comment offensive? She is in New Delhi, continuing to work for the government in foreign affairs, Arshack said. On December 17,Delhi Police removed security barricades on the road outside the US Embassy in New Delhi, citing need for improvement of traffic flow in that area.

Many Indians don’t see it the same way. India-US diplomat row escalates”. Indian consulate officers informed Richard that she was required to return to India as she was on an Indian diplomatic passport and that compensation regarding work hours would be settled before departure to India. Such steps as removing the security barriers from the US embassy in New Delhi seem wildly inappropriate as a response to what most Americans would see as the routine whirring of the wheels of justice in New York City.