Mukesh Ambani has received a death threat email with a demand for Rs 400 Crore. This is the third death threat that the businessman has received in the last one week.
New Delhi: One of the richest persons of Asia, Chairman of Reliance Industries, Mukesh Ambani has received a death threat email with a demand for Rs 400 Crore. This is the third death threat that the businessman has received in the last one week; earlier a demands for Rs 200 Crore and Rs 20 crore were made. The Indian businessman was earlier in the news for receiving a death threat where the person demanded from him, Rs 20 Crore. After that, the business tycoon received another death threat, second in two days, where he was asked to give Rs 200 Crore as he did not answer the previous mail threat. The police had said that the person who sent the email raised his demand from Rs 20 crore to Rs 200 crore due to no response to his previous email.
Mukesh Ambani Receives Third Death Threat Email
As mentioned earlier, Mukesh Ambani has received a third death threat on email. On Tuesday, according to the police, Reliance Industries Chairman Mukesh Ambani has received a threat email from an unidentified person seeking Rs 400 crore; Ambani’s company received the email on Monday. As mentioned earlier, it is the third threat email sent to Ambani in four days, an official said.
Complaint Registered, Investigation Underway
Based on a complaint by Mukesh Ambani’s security in-charge, the Gamdevi Police in south Mumbai registered a case against an unknown person under Sections 387 (putting a person in fear of death or of grievous hurt in order to commit extortion) and 506 (2) (criminal intimidation) of the Indian Penal Code (IPC). Further investigation is underway and a massive manhunt has been launched to nab the person who has send the email.
Death Threats Received By Mukesh Ambani Previously
Mukesh Ambani has received death threats previously also, last year an unidentified caller called up Sir HN Reliance Foundation Hospital and threatened to blow up the entire hospital; in August 2022, a jeweller was arrested for calling up the hospital and threatening to kill the industrialist and his family. In February 2021 also, an SUV was found near Mukesh Ambani’s royal residence, ‘Antilia’ and it created headlines because it was laden with explosives.
(Inputs from ANI, PTI)