Lawrence Bishnoi

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Three Arrested For Posing As Members Of Bishnoi Gang & Attempting To Extort Rs 30 Lakh From Businessman: Haryana

In Haryana’s Yamunanagar, three persons have been arrested for allegedly posing as members of the Lawrence Bishnoi gang and attempting to extort Rs 30 lakh from a businessman. According to the police, the victim, a businessman from Bilaspur, received a WhatsApp call from a “foreign number”. The businessman reportedly also received a threat letter to his residence, directing him to deliver the said amount at a certain location.

Mon, 26 Sep 2022 - 09:00 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: Lawrence Bishnoi, Haryana, Yamunanagar, Money Extortion, Sidhu Moose Wala

Courtesy: ANI

Extortion

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Woman Arrested For Blackmailing & Extorting Rs 9 Lakh From Doctor In Madhya Pradesh’s Dewas

In Madhya Pradesh’s Dewas city, a Rajasthani woman has been arrested for allegedly extorting Rs 9 lakh from a doctor, informed police on September 2. The accused has been identified as Joya Khan, who will be produced before a court. Dr Pawan Chilloria, the complainant stated that Dr Santosh Dabade and Dr Mahendra Goladia along with Joya, threatened him of releasing certain videos and photos, and extorted money from him.

Fri, 02 Sep 2022 - 12:15 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: Joya Jhan, Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, dewas, Money Extortion

Gangster Lawrence Bishnoi

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Gangster Lawrence Bishnoi Sent To 2-Day Police Custody By Faridkot Court

Arrested gangster Lawrence Bishnoi has been sentenced to two-day police custody by a Faridkot court, on August 10. Reportedly, the remand is in the connection with extorting Rs 50 lakh from a cloth merchant. Notably, Faridkot police brought him from Moga, and seeked for his remand before the court. Bishnoi is a main accused in the murder case of Punjabi singer Sidhu Moose Wala.

Wed, 10 Aug 2022 - 03:50 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: Lawrence Bishnoi, Goldy Brar, Faridkot, Sidhu Moose Wala, Money Extortion

Courtesy: ANI

Arup Chatterjee

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News 11 Owner Arrested For Money Extortion & Blackmailing Businessman: Jharkhand

Arup Chatterjee, owner of News 11 channel, has been arrested on July 16, for charges of money extortion from a businessman. News 11 is a regional Hindi new channel in Jharkhand. He has also been charged for blackmailing and criminal conspiracy. Businessman Rakesh alleged that Chatterjee published fake news against Rakesh, and demanded Rs 11 lakh to take it down. Reportedly, Rakesh paid Rs 6 lakh, but threatening continued.

Sun, 17 Jul 2022 - 12:29 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: Arup Chatterjee, Jharkhand, News 11, Money Extortion, hindi news

Courtesy: ANI

Agra Fake Rape Case

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Woman & 3 Lawyers Arrested For Extorting Money After Filing Fake Rape Case In Agra: UP

In Uttar Pradesh's Agra, police have arrested a woman and three lawyers for allegedly extorting money from a man, after registering a fake rape case. Reportedly, during the investigation, it was revealed that it was not a case of rape, but a case of extortion. A search is underway for two other lawyers whose names popped up during the interrogation. Further details are awaited.

Thu, 07 Jul 2022 - 08:43 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: Fake rape case, lawyer arrested, Agra, Money Extortion, Uttar Pradesh

Courtesy: ANI

YS Konda Reddy

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YSRCP Leader Konda Reddy Arrested For Extortion, Investigation Underway: AP

AP Police arrested local YSRCP leader YS Konda Reddy amid threat and money extortion allegations, based on the complaint of a BJP contractor, on May 9. Notably, the Konda Reddy, Kadapa District in-charge, allegedly obstructed the road construction works of the SRK construction and demanded money. The Chakrayapeta police station… read-more

Tue, 10 May 2022 - 10:25 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Andhra Pradesh, YSRCP Leader, YS Konda Reddy, Kadapa District, Money Extortion

Courtesy: The Print

Arrested

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2 BJP Leaders Arrested In Money Extortion Allegations: Jammu & Kashmir

In Jammu & Kashmir's Bandipora district, two BJP leaders were alleged of extorting money from a woman to release her brother out of jail. As per the J&K police, Bandipora district president Abdul Rehman Tikri and sarpanch Mushtaq Ahmad were arrested after the woman registered a  complaint. Furthermore, BJP spokesman Altaf Thakur confirmed the development and said that the "law will take its own course".

Thu, 21 Apr 2022 - 07:17 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Jammu and Kashmir, FIR, Money Extortion, BJP, Police

Iqbal  Kaskar

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ED Attaches Flat Worth Rs 55 Lakh In PLMA Case Against Iqbal Kaskar

The Enforcement Directorate (ED) attached a flat worth Rs 55 lakh in Thane, against Iqbal Kaskar, a close aid of Dawood Ibrahim, under the PMLA. The assets were attached in the ongoing extortion case, registered in 2017.  The accused who allegedly worked closely with underworld Don Dawood, allegedly extorted one flat in Thane in the name of Mumtaz Ezaz Shaikh, from a builder. The money extortion case is under investigation.

Tue, 12 Apr 2022 - 06:45 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Dawood Ibrahim, Iqbal Kaskar, Enforcement Directorate, Mumbai, Money Extortion

Arrested

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Suspended IPS Officer's Father Is Wanted Accused In Money Extortion Case: Mumbai

In 2021 December, Angadia association filed a money extortion case of Rs 15-18 lakh, against Neelkanth Tripathi, a suspended IPS officer's father. The case was registered with the Mumbai Crime Branch, which now has named Tripathi as a 'wanted accused'. Furthermore, IPS officer Saurabh Tripathi's brother is also involved in the case, named as the fifth wanted to be accused, and has been remanded till April 11, in Uttar Pradesh.

Sat, 09 Apr 2022 - 06:00 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Money Extortion, Mumbai IPS Officer, Crime Branch, Wanted Accused, Crime

Courtesy: ANI

Anil Deshmukh

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PMLA Court To Announce Verdict Over Anil Deshmukh's Bail Plea

The Special Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA) Court will take decision over former Maharashtra Home Minister Anil Deshmukh's bail plea in money extortion case, on March 9. Notably, Deshmukh, who is currently in Arthur Road Jail, filed a bail petition in Rs 100 crores, money extortion case.  Furthermore, recently the CBI questioned him in the extortion allegations charged by former Mumbai Police Commissioner Param Bir Singh in 2021.… read-more

Wed, 09 Mar 2022 - 08:25 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Anil Deshmukh, Maharashtra Home Minister, CBI, PMLA Court, Money Extortion

Courtesy: ANI