New Delhi: Underworld gangster Chhota Rajan and three others have been sentenced to two-year imprisonment in connection with an extortion case by a Mumbai Sessions Court on Monday. The gangster has been accused of threatening Panvel’s builder Nandu Wajekar and attempted to extort Rs 26 crore from him.Also Read - Underworld Don Chhota Rajan Admitted to AIIMS, Delhi
According to details of the case a builder named Nandu Wajekar had purchased land in Pune in 2015 and a commission of Rs 2 crore was decided to be given to an agent named Parmanand Thakkar. Also Read - Underworld Don Chhota Rajan Sent To Tihar Jail After Recovering From Coronavirus At AIIMS
Thakkar, however, demanded for more money, which Vajekar did not agree. Thakkar then allegedly approached Chhota Rajan who sent some of his men to Wajekar’s office and demanded Rs 26 crore and also threatened to kill Vajekar. Also Read - Chhota Rajan Still Alive, Tweets ANI Quoting AIIMS
The four accused in the case are, Suresh Shinde, Laxman Nikam alias Dadaya, Sumit Vijay Matre and Chhota Rajan.
(With ANI inputs)