Thane extortion case: Chargesheet filed against Iqbal Kaskar, others

Thane Police has filed a 1645 page chargesheet against Dawood Ibrahim's brother Iqbal Kaskar and others for extortion from builders and jewellers. The police have also seized gold that was extorted from some jewelers and the further investigation is underway. The 1643-page chargesheet includes confessional statements from all seven of the accused, of which four have been arrested while three are wanted. On September 18, Thane anti-extortion cell (AEC) arrested Kaskar on the charges of extortion, from his Mumbai residence after a complaint was filed by a builder who was facing extortion threats since 2013.