Modi government preparing to take back Kohinoor diamond from Britain

London. India will launch a diplomatic campaign to get back the Kohinoor diamond and thousands of other items from Britain 's colonial past . This information was given in a media report. Officials in New Delhi are making preparations in this regard. India's ministerial and diplomatic staff will be mobilized to secure the return of potentially thousands of artefacts taken to Britain during the days of India's rule in what one source described as a reckoning with the past.