On Wednesday, the Supreme Court permitted Italian marine Massimiliano Latorre to stay in Italy till the global tribunal conveys its decision on regardless of whether the matter is under India's purview or not.
An International Arbitral Tribunal will choose the jurisdictional issue amongst India and Italy.
The Narendra Modi-drove Central Government has supposedly concurred with the SC request.
Three years back, Modi had faulted the then UPA government drove by Manmohan Singh for its delicate position on the two Italian marines blamed for killing two anglers off the Kerala coast in 2002.The pinnacle court has requested the Center to submit writes about the status of the locale case at the universal tribunal at regular intervals.
In May 2016, the Supreme Court had allowed restrictive safeguard to one of the Italian marines, Sergeant Salvatore Girone, and consent to come back to Italy until a choice was made by the two nations.
In September 2014, the other charged – Massimiliano Latorre – had come back to Italy for treatment in the wake of anguish a stroke. Presently with the destiny of Girone chose, no equity has been conveyed.