Gallantry award winning ASI among 5 arrested for Rs 2 crore extortion bid
| Monday | 23rd November, 2020
New delhi: An Assistant Sub-Inspector (ASI) of Delhi Police was among the five persons arrested for allegedly being the mastermind of an extortion attempt of Rs.
2 crores carried out on a businessman here in South Delhi, police said on Sunday.
The ASI knew the complainant and provided information about him to the accused persons.
On June 14, ASI Singh had called the complainant and discussed about the extortion call following which the complainant grew suspicious about his involvement.
Three of the accused persons, Mukesh, Sawan and Sunny had previously been arrested in the case.