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Mahesh Bhatt gets death threats, files police complaint

Mahesh Bhatt gets death threats, files police complaint”

The latest threat came from an extortionist who made a threatening call to Bollywood filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt to kill his daughter Alia Bhatt and his wife Soni Rajdhan. Sahu had allegedly warned Mr Bhatt that if he failed to cough up Rs 50 lakh, he would kill his daughter Alia and Bhatt's wife Soni Razdan.

Bhatt received the call for the first time on February 26, but he ignored it thinking someone was playing a prank.

The caller, claiming to be a gang leader, demanded Rs 50 lakhs from the filmmaker.

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Mumbai Police tracked down the person making ransom calls to Mahesh Bhatt's family to Lucknow. But he later received a number of text messages asking him to not take the threats lightly.

A case was then registered by Juhu Police and was picked up by the anti-extortion cell (AEC) of Mumbai Crime Branch which launched a probe, DCP (Crime) Vinay Rathod said.

Fearing for the safety of his family, Bhatt reportedly filed a complaint on Wednesday.

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However, the threat call was traced to Uttar Pradesh prompting law enforcers to detain a suspect.

A Mumbai Police team is expected to go to Uttar Pradesh shortly to take custody of the accused on a transit remand and bring him to Mumbai for further investigations, the sources here said. But you will be surprised to know that it is none other than daddy Mahesh Bhatt who inspired her to make this move and change her life for good.

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