A 43-year-old man was arrested by the Mumbai police this week for extorting money from a Mumbra builder. The Mumbra police have booked three people in the case and have seized a country-made gun from the culprit.
The complainant claimed that the accused had been threatening him since 2011 and had extorted Rs 89.50 lakh from him. The accused used to threaten the builder, saying they were from Dawood Ibrahim’s gang. They even threatened to kill his son.
The complainant, Faizan Malik (54), a resident of Powai, owns Malik Residency in Tanwar Nagar, Mumbra. “The arrested accused has been identified as Kalim Hussain Shaikh (43), a resident of Mohammed Ali Road, who was arrested on January 17, 2017. We are looking for the other two accused, Anis Aligadi alias Mohammed Anis Shaikh alias Anis Lambu who is wanted and in Dubai, and Sadiq, who is from Mumbra,” said MN Patil, inspector, Mumbra police.