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extortion case

Mahesh Manjrekar reaches out to Mumbai Police after extortion messages from underworld

An offence has been registered and transferred to the police's Anti-Extortion Cell

27 Aug 2020 3:02 PM

Mumbai police arrests Dawood's nephew Rizwan Kaskar in extortion case

Iqbal Kaskar was also earlier arrested in an extortion case and is currently lodged at a jail in neighbouring Thane.

18 Jul 2019 1:04 PM

Ex-IPS officer’s aide arrested from Delhi in extortion case

Bharati Ghosh, who was the West Midnapore SP, had resigned from service after she was transferred to a less significant post in December 2017.

23 Dec 2018 2:12 AM

Paytm twist: Sonia’s family claims she is being framed

Police say Jain’s property business was not doing well and the couple hatched the plan to extort money from Paytm.

26 Oct 2018 10:52 AM

Man arrested for posing as Dawood, demanding Rs 1 cr from BSP MLA

Uma Shankar Singh, BSP MLA from UP, received a mail from a man introducing himself as Dawood and asked him to shell out Rs 1 crore.

15 Aug 2018 3:12 PM


Extortion case: Cheapest smart phone 'Freedom 251' maker, 2 others arrested

Mohit Goel, his aide, a woman conspired to extort money from complainants after implicating them in a gang-rape case in Rajasthan's Alwar.

11 Jun 2018 8:07 AM

UP MLA threat issue: SIT detects Rs 8 lakh transaction in bitcoin account

The state lawmakers recently claimed to have received messages asking them to pay Rs 10 lakh in bitcoin otherwise face dire consequences.

27 May 2018 6:08 PM

Dawood's brother Iqbal Kaskar, others chargesheeted for extortion

On September 18, Thane anti-extortion cell (AEC) arrested Kaskar on the charges of extortion, from his Mumbai residence.

22 Nov 2017 1:08 PM

Mangle used Lankan SIM to call Mopalwar

The police arrested Atul Tawde (26), who is the brother of Mangle’s first wife, and worked as his driver and bodyguard.

05 Nov 2017 2:10 AM

Maharashtra: Couple tries to extort 7 cr from IAS officer; apprehended

The couple had threatened to defame officer, Radheshyam Mopalwar, using his call recordings they possessed.

04 Nov 2017 10:51 AM


Mumbai: Chhota Rajan's aide DK Rao arrested in extortion case

Rao had been threatening the complainant since last one year while he was extorting money from builders in the city.

13 Oct 2017 9:45 AM

Thane: Cloth trader kidnapped, starved in captivity for 9 days; accused arrested

According to police, on Sept 29, Harad's 5 friends allegedly kidnapped Joshi in a car shortly before midnight from near the latter's house.

10 Oct 2017 12:10 PM

Extortion case: Dawood's brother Iqbal Kaskar, 2 others sent to 4-day police custody

During the interrogation by the Intelligence Bureau, Kaskar confirmed that his brother Dawood Ibrahim is in Pakistan.

27 Sep 2017 4:16 PM

ED probes Iqbal Kaskar link with Zakir Naik’s organisation

The Pakistan link had come up during the ED’s probe into the case under Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA) against Naik.

27 Sep 2017 1:56 AM

Dawood's wife visited Mumbai last year, brother Kaskar tells police

Kaskar, arrested by the Anti-Extortion Cell of the Thane police earlier this week, has given some vital information about Dawood.

22 Sep 2017 7:18 PM


Thane Police team was kept in dark initially

A team of 25 personnel including Thane police commandos was formed who left for Mumbai in a cavalcade of around 10 police vehicles.

20 Sep 2017 9:53 AM

Iqbal Kaskar targeted businessmen

Cops say he had made extortion calls to developers, jewellers.

20 Sep 2017 8:58 AM

Dawood Ibrahim brother arrested in extortion case in Thane

The police is questioning Kaskar and are looking for more of his associates who are stated to have been involved.

19 Sep 2017 1:46 AM

Delhi: Man who posed as underworld don, demanded money, arrested

Pranay Tiwari, the accused, worked as a supervisor at store in a prominent south Delhi mall.

13 Sep 2017 8:50 AM