Cop accused of rape, blackmail by Australian national's wife
Mumbai : The wife of an Australian national filed a complaint on Sunday with the police alleging rape, extortion and blackmail by a sub-inspector. The policeman, Manoj Kumar Londhe, is presently posted in Gadchiroli. According to sources, the 25-year-old victim had a relationship with the policeman, but when he started demanding money, to keep their affair a secret, she decided to approach the police. On Sunday, the police registered a case of rape, threats and extortion against Londhe.
Police sources said the victim (25) became close to him, but when he started demanding money every month to keep his mouth shut, she approached the police station. On Sunday, the police registered a case of rape, threats and extortion against Londhe. Additional commissioner of police (central region) Vineet Agarwal visited Vinobha Bhave Nagar police station in Kurla, where the complaint was registered, on Sunday and spoke to the victim, witnesses and corroborated the evidence. "Even as the victim was filing the complaint, Londhe called her and threatened to put pictures of her in compromising positions on the internet," the police said.