Paytm MD s secretary held for stealing boss s data seeking Rs 20 crore ransom
| Monday | 22nd October, 2018
Paytm managing director Vijay Shekhar's personal secretary and three others were arrested on Monday for allegedly seeking a ransom worth Rs 20 crore from him.
According to sources, the personal secretary of the Paytm boss stole his personal data and then threatened to leak them if not paid the ransom amount.
Those arrested include the husband of the personal secretary and another employee of the company.
They were demanding Rs 20 crore for not leaking it,” Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP), Gautam Buddh Nagar, Ajay Pal Sharma told news agency PTI.
“Taking immediate action on it, an FIR was registered and three persons, including the woman, arrested.