Multi Crore extortion racket busted
KAVI RAJ CHUAHAN ( SHIMLA )
Multi Crore extortion racket busted. Two Haryana police personnel involved in extortion arrested. Direct involvement more persons from Haryana is suspected
A Special Investigating Team (SIT) headed by Shri Rohit Malpani, IPS SP. Cyber Crime with Shri Gaurav Singh, IPS SP-EOW, Shri Virender Kalia, SP CID Crime and other police officers/officials was constituted to crack the case FIR No. 01/22 dated 06/01/22 registered at PS, CID, Bharari against the accused person namely Vinay Aggarwal, take IGP who used to extort huge money, by visiting industrial areas of Kala-Amb, Baddi Nalagarh and other areas in HP in the past three years.
During the investigation by the SIT, it is revealed that accused Vinay Aggarwal and PSO's of an officer of Haryana are just conduits. On behalf of some senior officer from Haryana, the gang has extorted huge sum of money for the past several years from many industrialists by coercion. Two uniformed Haryana police personnel Const Ravinder & Jail Warden Jasveer also used to accompany Vinay Aggarwal with automatic weapons.
SIT investigation has unraveled the linkages of the extortion by gang at every level and the involvement of an official from Haryana. The industrialists of Himachal Pradesh who are victims of this gang may come forward to approach the DGP and the SIT, without fear, so that justice is done and financial damage caused can be taken care by legal action. Both personnel of Haryana police Const. Ravinder posted in district Sonipat and Jail Warden Jasveer posted in Jagadhari Jail Yamunanagar have been arrested by SIT. They have been remanded to 09 days police custody. Investigation is on to unravel complete gamut of extortion. Any information may be shared in total confidence with the DGP-HP on his mobile 9818153766 or through personal visitations.