Nirav Modi's lawyer Keith claimed that the accused has been beaten up twice in Wandsworth prison in April and most recently on Tuesday.
Punjabi's death comes just a day after another depositor named Sanjay Gulati had died of a heart attack in Mumbai after being unable to withdraw his life savings of Rs 90 lakh from the bank.
Charges of nepotism, favouritism, backdoor appointment, loot and plunder levelled against sacked J&K Bank chairman Parvez Ahmad
ACB of J&K police has made several serious charges against former J&K Bank CMD Parvez Ahmad Nengroo, who was sacked yesterday
Gopinath joined the board of Kingfisher Airlines after selling Air Deccan to Mallya in 2007
Prashant Bhushan and left-liberal cabal was actively helping Vijay Mallya in UK court by attacking CBI special director Rakesh Asthana
Vijay Mallya's defence team was using Indian left-liberals' allegations agaist Rakesh Asthana in London court
As ArcelorMittal gears up to clear Rs. 7,500 crores due to SBI, Modi’s IBC sends a clear message: Pay up or shut shop
Modi sarkar is moving the country from crony capitalism to a rule-based regime, the foundation of any first world country
This comes at a time when Congress has been attacking the BJP over NPAs
Mallya had claimed that he had met the Finance Minister and repeated his offer to settle with the banks before he left for the UK
Documents available raise questions over the transaction by Sibal and his relationship with one businessman.
Jewellers Association had warned Raghuram Rajan about the 20:80 scheme, accused Congress of ‘deliberately yielding to cronies’
The Nirav Modi - Mehul Choksi scam lands squarely on Congress' lap