Indian court (Ghaziabad District court) has issued non bailable arrest warrant against Damon Xi alias Xi Yu, Head of UC Browser & UC News – India and Indonesia in a criminal defamatoin case. Court has issued same warrant against Steven Shi alias Peiwen Shi, another employee of UC Browser & UC News.
Earlier, both of them were served court summons in December 2018 but none of them have never appeared before the court in any hearing.
Criminal defamation case was filed by Pushpandra Singh Parmar, former associate director of UC Web (Alibaba Group).
According to sources, both accused have left the country and company has made it clear in an email sent to all employees of China, India and Indonesia office that Damon will not be taking care of India and Indonesia office now onwards.
According to lawyer of the complainant, Mr.Navank Shekhar Mishra ‘both of the employees have been issued non bailable warrant as they have never complied with the summons issued by the court earlier.’
This is the first time, when any court in India has taken any legal action against any official of this Company.