Thane Crime: Extortionist thrashes builder for not paying ₹ 50k; CCTV captures attack

The victim, Sailesh Loni, was beaten up with sticks and bats for not paying the extortion amount in the Khadwali area in Titwala.

Abhitash SinghUpdated: Wednesday, December 21, 2022, 01:21 PM IST
article-image
Representative Image | Pixabay

A builder in Thane district was brutally thrashed by extortionists after he refused to pay them an amount of ₹ 50,000 and the entire incident was caught on a CCTV camera placed nearby.

The victim, Sailesh Loni, was beaten up with sticks and bats for not paying the extortion amount. The incident took place at Khadwali area in Titwala.

Titwala police have started their investigation and registered a case against the assailants under IPC sections 324, 323, 504, 506, 143, 147 and 149.

The latest incident comes amid a series of crimes in the district which has put a huge question mark over the law and order situation in the suburbs.

More details to follow...

(If you have a story in and around Mumbai, you have our ears, be a citizen journalist and send us your story here. )

(To receive our E-paper on WhatsApp daily, please click here.  To receive it on Telegram, please click here. We permit sharing of the paper's PDF on WhatsApp and other social media platforms.)

RECENT STORIES

Mumbai: CBI to probe bank loan default case against GTL Ltd & others

Mumbai: CBI to probe bank loan default case against GTL Ltd & others

Mumbai l ON CAMERA: Massive fire breaks out on 42nd floor of high-rise building at Dadar

Mumbai l ON CAMERA: Massive fire breaks out on 42nd floor of high-rise building at Dadar

Mumbai: Video of alleged illegal carwash in GTB nagar emerges on social media; WATCH

Mumbai: Video of alleged illegal carwash in GTB nagar emerges on social media; WATCH

Maharashtra: Ahead of MLC polls, Congress dissolves Ahmednagar committee

Maharashtra: Ahead of MLC polls, Congress dissolves Ahmednagar committee

Maharashtra announces compensation for 5 Solapur youths killed in Tirupati

Maharashtra announces compensation for 5 Solapur youths killed in Tirupati