Two accused Sujit Maurya and Avinash Choudhary who were intimidating a person and making an extortion call on the complainant’s mobile were arrested by SWAT and surveillance teams of Sant Kabir Nagar from Khalilabad area. The information was shared by SP Akash Tomar. The 2 own a mobile shop and had called up the victim demanding Rs 10 lakh as extortion money. They threatened to shoot him if he did not pay up following which a case was registered. The duo had sold a sim card and a JIO mobile to a person who they claimed they did not know, however they admitted to making a call on victim’s number after they were instigated by one Deepak Sharma to do so. They said they were told by Sharma that they would get money to be a part of this racket.
-By Staff Reporter