Devyani khobragade is an indian foreign service officer while serving as indian deputy consul general in new york, she made international headlines when she was arrested by us law enforcement for making false statements on a visa application for her housekeeper. Devyani khobragade is an indian foreign service officer while serving as indian deputy consul general in new york, she made international headlines when she was arrested by us law enforcement for making false statements on a visa application for her housekeeper, paying her maid $399 an hour despite promising on the maid's visa application to pay the minimum legal wage. Accessibility links skip to main content keyboard shortcuts for audio player view navigation npr npr npr music npr books npr about nprpodcast directory. Devyani khobragade was charged with visa fraud and making false statements in new york today but has already fled the us.
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Devyani khobragade was arrested on december 12, 2013 on visa fraud charges for allegedly making false declarations in a visa application for her maid. Mumbai/ new delhi: uttam khobragade, former ias officer and father of diplomat devyani khobragade, today joined the congress, after a stint with the ramdas athawale-led republican party of india. Devyani khobragade, the former indian deputy consul in new york, wrote a note this week thanking her indian diplomatic colleagues for the support and describing the arrest processread the full.
Three weeks after the bilateral row began over the arrest of indian diplomat devyani khobragade in new york city, the dust has yet to settle on the wintery streets of new delhi. Hello, ms devyani khobragade had by herself selected her maid servant from india in a way, she is the “sponsor” of sangeetha richard, who is responsible for the welfare of her servant. Ifs officer devyani khobragade arrested in new york city for alleged visa fraud - searchindiacom.
Very important lessons learnt from devyani khobragade incident: us official nisha desai biswal said first lesson learnt was that one cannot allow for or afford for complacency to creep in to a relationship, which is as important for the us-india relationship. In india, devyani khobragade advocated for women’s rights but in new york, she was a slave driver, says the family of khobragade’s housekeeper consular official khobragade worked domestic. On march 12, 2014, judge shira scheindlin ordered that all charges against khobragade be dismissed because she had diplomatic immunity at the time of her indictment on visa fraud charges due to her posting to the united nations prior to the indictmenttwo days later, khobragade was re-indicted on the same charges. Devyani khobragade, a diplomat and women's rights activist, has been targeted by us prosecutors for paying her female housekeeper and babysitter an hourly wage of $331.
Devyani khobragade is india’s deputy consul general in new york in charge of political, economic, commercial and women’s affairs at the consulate she is a 39-year old indian foreign service. New york: as devyani khobragade heads back to india, her domestic worker sangeeta richard friday broke her silence and claimed that she suffered while working for the indian diplomat and asked. Very important lessons learnt from devyani khobragade incident: obama administration 16 jan, 2017, 0150pm ist biswal said first lesson learnt was that one cannot allow for or afford for complacency to creep in to a relationship, which is as important for the us-india relationship. Protests rage in india over arrest, strip search of diplomat devyani khobragade in new york.
Uttam khobragade is a retired officer of the indian administrative service and father of devyani khobragadehe is president of bahujan karmachari mahasangh, an organization that advocates on behalf of lower caste workers he is also an adviser to samata shikshak parishad, an organization of teachers based in nashik. @si: “millions of indians are getting their panties and knickers in a twist over the strip search of their diplomat devyani khobragade following her arrest in new york city on charges of visa fraud and making false statements. Things you may like to know about devyani khobragade: devyani khobragade, a doctor-turned indian foreign service (ifs) officer of 1999 batch, she served as deputy consul general in consulate of india, new york. Ramdas athawale wants devyani khobragade as his private secretary devyani's father uttam khobragade, a former ias officer, is the national executive president of athawale's party rpi-a.