Pune: Two youths were arrested on Wednesday by Alankar police for demanding Rs 30 lakh by way of extortion from a businessman. One of the accused was the driver of the businessman.
The accused were identified as Tushar Nimhan (28), a resident of Sadar and Rupesh More, a resident of Sinhagad Road. Nimhan worked as the driver of the businessman and planned the conspiracy.
The police said that on Tuesday afternoon the culprits called up the businessman, Milind Malwatkar on his cell phone and threatened to kill his son if he didn’t pay up.