Anil Deshmuk.

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Ex-Maharashtra Min Anil Deshmukh Summoned By CBI For Questioning

Former Maharashtra Home Minister Anil Deshmukh, currently under scrutiny for corruption, has been summoned by the CBI for questioning scheduled on April 14. Deshmukh's alleged crime was highlighted after suspended former Mumbai Police Commissioner Param Bir Singh accused him of demanding Rs 100 crore through extortion drill every month. Besides, suspended cop Sachin Waze also accused him of demanding Rs 100 crore as bribe in return for Waze's… read-more

Tue, 13 Apr 2021 - 02:44 PM / by Harsh Vardhan

Tags: Anil Deshmukh, Home Minister, Sachin Waze, CBI, extortion, Param bir Singh, corruption

Courtesy: The Times of India

Anil Deshmukh (left), Sharad Pawar (right)

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Ex-Officer Sachin vaze Accuses Anil Deshmukh Of Demanding Extortion Money

Suspended Mumbai police Sachin Vaze, in his exclusive letter to NIA, alleged that ex-Maharashtra Home Minister Anil Deshmukh demanded Rs2 crore. Reportedly, the amount was to ensure Vaze's reinstatement into Mumbai Police against the NCP supremo Sharad Pawar's decision. Moreover, he also accused Deshmukh of asking him to collect money from bars and restaurants. The letter also ropes in state's Transport Minister Anil Parab for the same.

Wed, 07 Apr 2021 - 06:59 PM / by Harsh Vardhan

Tags: Sachin Vaze, Anil Deshmukh, Sharad Pawar, extortion

Courtesy: India Today

RTI activist Ravindra Barhate
3 Nabbed for Helping RTI Activist Escape, 10 days custody: Pune

Three people were arrested in connection with RTI activist Ravindra Barhate’s escape. Reportedly, Barhate was booked under extortion case which was filed by developer Sudhir Karnataki. The trio were identified as Vishal Dhore, Aslam Pathan and Sidharth Dangi who helped Barhate to escape from Pune. Kothrud Police arrested them under Section … read-more

Wed, 22 Jul 2020 - 11:15 AM / by Suchitra Pednekar

Tags: extortion, Pune, RTI activist, Solapur

Courtesy: Pune Mirror

Dharmajan and Shamna Kasim

Dharmajan and Shamna Kasim / Asianet

Kerala Police Summons Actor Dharmajan in Shamna Kasim Case

In the ongoing investigation of actress Shamna Kasim's extortion and blackmail case, Kerala police summoned Malayalam actor Dharmajan, after finding out he was close to one of the accused. After ShamnaÔÇÖs case, 18 women have come forward with complaints of extortion. So far, nine FIRs have been registered. According to police, the accused are suspected members of gold smuggling and sex racket based in Kochi.

Tue, 30 Jun 2020 - 07:30 AM / by Masumi Shah

Tags: Shamna Kasim 1795, extortion, Dharmajan, Kerala Police

Courtesy: Hindustan Times

Shamna Kasim
Actress Shamna Kasim Extortion Case, Main Accused Arrested

The main accused in the extortion and blackmailing case of Malayalam actress Shamna Kasim has been arrested and interrogated in Palakkad on June 27. According to the report, the accused Muhammad Shareef, along with four others attempted to extort money from the actress and her family in Kochi. Shamna is scheduled to record her statement today, June 28, through video conferencing.

Sun, 28 Jun 2020 - 01:28 PM / by Masumi Shah

Tags: Shamna Kasim, extortion, blackmail, Kochi, arrest

Courtesy: ANI

Four arrested after blackmailing with objectionable video and extortion : Jodhpur

Four people arrested in Jodhpur on June 20 for allegedly capturing objectionable video of a man with a women. With the photographs and video, the accused started blackmailing the victim and demanded an amount of 5 lakh. "The accused used to lure people to their hideout and made money by making obscene videos and threatened to go viral," said Govind Vyas, CHB police station incharge.

Sun, 21 Jun 2020 - 09:20 PM / by Suchitra Pednekar

Tags: extortion

Courtesy: Mid Day