extortion calls

Everything is under control; no one should get such calls ever: Alia Bhatt on death threat

Veteran filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt recently received death threats and extortion call from an unidentified person, who was later nabbed by the cops. The caller had reportedly threatened to kill the veteran producer-director, his wife Soni Razdan and daughter Alia Bhatt if he failed to deposit Rs 50 Lakh in the Lucknow-based bank branch.

Mar 03, 2017, 17:50 PM IST

Mahesh Bhatt, Alia Bhatt and Soni Razdan get death threat; filmmaker files police complaint

Mahesh Bhatt filed a complaint with the Juhu Police station against the extortionist under section 387.

Mar 02, 2017, 09:44 AM IST

Mumbai architect receives Rs 5 crore extortion call from gangster Ravi Pujari

An architect received an extortion call allegedly from gangster Ravi Pujari demanding five crores, says police. 

Jun 30, 2016, 12:27 PM IST

Indian students receiving extortion calls in New Zealand

Indian students living in New Zealand are being targeted by callers posing as immigration officials demand thousands of dollars, prompting authorities to warn the Indian nationals not to fall into the trap.

May 18, 2015, 17:25 PM IST

Two Bihar legislators get extortion calls

Two Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) legislators in Bihar, in separate incidents, have alleged that they received extortion calls from unidentified men.

Jul 04, 2011, 10:44 AM IST

Land grab twist to Art of Living extortion calls

The reported extortion calls to Art of Living (AoL) of spiritual teacher Sri Sri Ravi Shankar Wednesday turned into a land grab issue with a don-turned-journalist accusing the group of lodging a false case to silence him.

Jul 01, 2010, 10:17 AM IST