MUMBAI : A Mumbai based man is on the run after a woman complained against him before the Arnala Coastal police station for allegedly raping her and also extorted Rs 2 lakh cash from her as he had blackmailed her by videotaping the sexual act in a lodge by mixing sedatives in her cold drink. The Arnala police are in search for the accused.
The accused Ubed Jamal Shaikh a resident of Mumbai befriended the 21 year old survivor,a college student, in August 2017 who resides in Nalla Sopara and during a visit to the Arnala beach he mixed some sedatives in her cold drink rendering her semi conscious and then Shaikh took her to a lodge and repeatedly raped her and also video taped the entire incident said a Arnala police official.
When she came to know about the deed Shaikh blackmailed her and threatened that he would upload the MMS clip on social media and fearing social shame the survivor pleaded mercy to which Shaikh demanded Rs 2 lakh and the survivor stole the amount from her house and gave the cash to Shaikh but the accused demanded more money to which the survivor told her parents and she lodged a complaint with us said the official.
On Thursday we registered case of rape and extortion againist Shaikh who is absconding and the accused is absconding and we are searching for him said the official.