§ Mr. Madden
To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, pursuant to his reply of 26 November,Official Report, column 230, what consideration was given to complying with the request from the Indian national central bureau of Interpol that Mr. Amanullah Khan be arrested on the occasion of his arrival at Manchester airport; and if he will make a statement.
§ Mr. Charles Wardle
None. Mr. Khan was not seeking admission to the United Kingdom at Manchester airport on 15 October 1993. He was in transit to another country. The police officers who spoke to him were not aware of the request from the Indian national central bureau of Interpol that he be arrested with a view to extradition.