Updated: 03/15/2014 02:40 | By Agence France-Presse

US re-indicts Indian diplomat on two criminal counts

A New York grand jury on Friday re-indicted an Indian diplomat on two counts of underpaying her housekeeper and falsifying her visa application, re-opening a case that triggered an international row.


US re-indicts Indian diplomat on two criminal counts

Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade (R) arrives at the domestic airport in Mumbai on January 14, 2014 - by Punit Paranjpe

The announcement from the New York southern district attorney's office came two days after a US judge threw out a previous case on the grounds of the consul enjoyed diplomatic immunity.

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