No list of businessmen with close ties to Pori Moni, others arrested: DMP
A quarter with special interests started blackmailing businessmen, claiming their names were on lists of people in contact with actress Pori Moni and two models arrested by law enforcement.
A sense of panic reigns among them after receiving such calls. Many of them told police that they had received such calls although they had never met the arrested persons concerned, police said.
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The Dhaka Metropolitan Police received at least three such complaints. Others verbally informed the police of these calls.
“We have received complaints that some people are trying to extort money during this developing situation… We have not prepared any such list,” Dhaka Metropolitan Police Commissioner Shafiqul said. Islam.
The commissioner asked the businessmen to immediately notify the police if anyone attempted to extort money over the phone.
“We don’t want such a panic to spread; neither do we want to dishonor anyone for no reason. Everyone must act responsibly so that no one is the victim of a media lawsuit,” the official said. commissioner.
A senior DMP official said: “Businessmen tell us they are seriously worried. One of them said at least five people called him for extortion, threatening to release photos and videos to the media, even though he never had such photos. taken”
“We fear disgrace through the media and social media lawsuit,” the official said, citing the businessman.
The Police Criminal Investigation Department is investigating cases against Pori Moni, models Faria Mahbub Piyasha and Moriom Akter Mou, their partner Mishu Hasan, producer Nazrul Islam Raz and expelled Awami League leader Helena Jahangir.