Bhopal: The Bhopal’s crime branch registered a case against a police constable for allegedly filming a policewoman while she was in bath. The constable even tried to blackmail the woman for money. The accused constable was posted as a driver to the complainant policewoman.
“The officer noticed a mobile phone placed at the base of her bathroom door and saw her driver running away from the spot as she stepped out. The officer further alleged that the driver came to her house and demanded Rs 5 lakh on September 26. She said that he threatened to defame her on social media if she failed to do so,” crime branch officials stated.
A case of blackmailing and extortion under relevant sections of the Indian Penal Code and some sections of the IT Act has been registered against the accused. He is absconding at present.
Earlier, the accused had approached the Habibganj police station in Bhopal alleging attack by Superintendent of Police Ramji Srivastava and crime branch officials at the officer’s residence in Bhopal’s Char Imli.