After The Kangana Ranaut Controversy, Aditya Pancholi Now Receiving Extortion Calls

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After The Kangana Ranaut Controversy, Aditya Pancholi Now Receiving Extortion Calls

Aditya Pancholi has been receiving these calls since October 18

Actor Aditya Pancholi has seen a turbulent year in 2017, and the troubles did not end with Kangana Ranaut phasing out. In a new controversy, the actor has been receiving phone calls demanding a ransom amount of Rs 25 lakhs. Following that, Pancholi approached the Versova police station on Saturday. The actor submitted a written complaint about this incident to the police, though no FIR has been filed yet.

As per the Mumbai police, the actor has been receiving threats over calls and messages to carry out the transaction. These calls and messages have been going on for the past three days from a person who identifies himself as Munna Pujari. The caller has also provided Pancholi with a bank account number to deposit the money in. “We have accepted the application and are conducting inquiries into the matter. No FIR has been registered as yet,” said Senior PI Kiran Kale, Versova police station, when speaking to a leading daily.

The caller identified as Munna Pujari has been threatening Pancholi with ‘dire’ consequences if he was to not comply with his demands. Though the Police sources believe prima facie, the involvement of no underworld element is suspected in the case. For now, the police have registered the case and have initiated probing. Stay tuned to india.com for more updates.