Ponda/Curchorem: Close on the heels of complaint by Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant, two more political leaders have filed complained against an unknown person for threatening them and trying to extort money.
The Chief Minister’s office had filed a complaint against unknown international number with Panaji Police Station for sending him threatening, abusive, derogatory message.
Goa Forward Party’s Vice President Durgadas Kamat and former Bharatiya Janata Party Yuva Morcha leader Pranav Sawardekar have filed two different complaints at police stations quoting the same mobile number for sending obscene message threatening to extort money.
In a First Information Report filed at Ponda Police Station by Kamat, he has said that he received message from unknown international number for sending obscene, abusive, derogative and threatening message.
A senior police officer said that the offence has been registered under section 504 (provocation), 506 (criminal intimidation), 507 (criminal intimidation), 384 (extortion) against unknown person.
In yet another case, BJYM’s former leader Pranav Sawardekar has filed a complaint with Curchorem Police claiming that has the text message from the same number has used provocative, obscene language threatening him to kill, if he does not provide Rs one crore as an amount.