Special Correspondent

CHENNAI: The Marumalarchi Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam general secretary, Vaiko, called upon the Centre to answer the allegations on Ottavio Quattrocchi.

He said questions had been raised with regard to the 17-day delay in making public Mr. Quattrocchi's arrest in Argentina on February 6 and the reported delay in the translation of documents. He also sought to know the purpose behind the reported visit of Mr. Quattrocchi's son to India.