A local court on Wednesday extended the police custody of eight accused, including three policemen, arrested in connection with the case of alleged rape and extortion filed by an upcoming model, till 5 May.
In further trouble for suspended Maharashtra DIG Sunil Paraskar, accused of molestation and rape by a model, a Preliminary Enquiry (PE) has been launched against him to find if there were administrative lapses on his part while dealing with the victim before she filed police complaint.
The lawyer, who represented a Mumbai-based model in a case of her alleged sexual assault against Deputy Inspector General of Police Sunil Paraskar, told the court here today, that she would seek cancellation of pre-arrest bail granted to the senior police officer after he allegedly threatened her through another person.
After a senior IPS officer in Mumbai was booked for alleged rape on a complaint made by a model, the Mumbai police has said that it will ensure ‘fair investigation’ of the case.
A Mumbai model has accused an IAS officer in the city of rape and has filed a complaint against him.