Indore: The Crime Branch recovered over Rs 9 lakh from an employee of an apparel showroom and his woman friend, who blackmailed his employer and extorted money from him by clicking his obscene pics.
According to ASP (Crime) Vinay Prakash Paul, one Kamal Jeswani and his woman friend of Nemi Nagar were arrested on Tuesday for blackmailing apparel showroom owner Narendra.
Narendra lodged a complaint with the DIG that his employee Kamal and his friend had blackmailed him and extorted Rs 11 lakh from him by clicking his obscene pictures.
According to the complainant, the accused Kamal had captured Narendra’s pictures with a call girl a few days ago. Later, Kamal showed those pictures to his woman friend, who is a daughter of a renowned jeweller of the city. As per the plan, the accused woman showed those pictures to Narendra and extorted money with the help of Kamal.
“After arresting them, we have recovered Rs 9.35 lakh and a pen drive from their possession on Wednesday. A smart phone was also recovered which was bought by them from the extorted money. The investigation is underway into the matter,” ASP Paul said.