ye-public-hai-sab-jaanti-hai
  1. You Are At:
  2. English News
  3. India
  4. Mumbai: Case registered against wanted accused Riyaz Bhati in extortion case

Mumbai: Case registered against wanted accused Riyaz Bhati in extortion case

As per the businessman's complaint, Bhati trapped him and extorted Rs 25 lakh after making a video of him in an objectionable state with a woman.

PTI Edited by: PTI
New Delhi Updated on: November 21, 2021 20:10 IST
Riyaz Bhati, alleged aide of fugitive gangster Dawood
Image Source : FILE PHOTO

Riyaz Bhati, alleged aide of fugitive gangster Dawood Ibrahim.

Highlights

  • Alleged aide of fugitive gangster Dawood Ibrahim wanted in high-profile case booked
  • Riyaz Bhati, wanted in an extortion case in which co-accused include ex-Mumbai top cop Param Bir
  • Bhati trapped the businessman and extorted Rs 25 lakh after making a video of him

An alleged aide of fugitive gangster Dawood Ibrahim wanted in a high-profile case has been booked for extortion by Versova police in Mumbai for taking money from a businessman after making an objectionable video of the latter.

Riyaz Bhati, wanted in an extortion case registered on July 23, in which the co-accused include former Mumbai police commissioner Param Bir Singh and dismissed API Sachin Waze, has been booked in a fresh case on the complaint of a businessman, an official said on Sunday.

As per the businessman's complaint, Bhati trapped him and extorted Rs 25 lakh after making a video of him in an objectionable state with a woman.

"The complainant has said he paid Rs 25 lakh from two accounts. We have registered a case against Bhati under section 384 of IPC for extortion," the Versova police station official said.

ALSO READWhich part of world or country: SC asks Param Bir Singh's lawyer to disclose his whereabouts

ALSO READ | Mumbai court declares IPS officer Param Bir Singh 'proclaimed offender' in extortion case

Latest India News

Write a comment