Noose tightens around fugitive economic offender Vijay Mallya, who owes Rs 9,000 crore for banks in India. UK High Court has granted permission for enforcement officers to search and seize his properties in the UK. The verdict said the UK High Court enforcement officers can enter Mallya’s properties in Hertfordshire, Ladywalk and Bramble lodge in Tewin, Welwyn. They can search and take control of goods belonging to Vijay Mallya. Legal experts say the High Court order is crucial for the case.