ASI identifies Indian artefacts seized from art smuggler Subhash Kapoor in USA, could be brought back to India
The artefacts were stolen by art smuggler Subhash Kapoor. He was arrested and extradited from Germany. Currently is locked up in Trichy prison
PM Modi is the first Indian head of govt to demand stolen Indian heritage from the U.S, Canada, Germany, and other countries.
The state government has initiated the process of getting back the stolen idols.
The troubled past of New York’s ‘Asia Art Week’, sale of Indian Heritage and the threat to national security
There is sufficient reason to believe that terrorist organizations are earning their revenue by trading in smuggled cultural artifacts.