Kerala Police on Friday registered a case in opposition to a lady on fees of allegedly extorting cash from a police sub-inspector in Kollam district.
Police assets mentioned they’re but to document the remark of the complainant — the sub-inspector.
The factor has been doing the rounds on social media, with audio clips of purported conversations between the lady and her alleged sufferers, maximum of them police group of workers
The lady has advised a neighborhood TV channel that she didn’t “trap” any police authentic. “I haven’t any hyperlinks with any senior officer. The provide case has arise because of the vengeance of the (sub) inspector,’’ she alleged.
Explaining the case, an officer mentioned on Friday: “The two have known each other and were on good terms initially. In 2019, the woman moved a sexual harassment complaint against the sub-inspector, who is now the complainant. Subsequently, he was suspended from service but was reinstated following a High Court order.”
The courtroom, this officer mentioned, discovered that the criticism was once “baseless”.
The officer mentioned the lady had additionally made allegations of rape in opposition to someone else ultimate 12 months, alleging that she was once sexually assaulted at a lodge close to Kochi airport. An in depth probe is needed to determine extra if so, in line with the officer.
The complainant sub-inspector works with Kollam rural police district; the accused lady comes from the similar district, police mentioned.
In his criticism, the sub-inspector has alleged that the lady befriended him on social media and later allegedly extorted a number of lakhs of rupees, suggesting a case of “honey trap”.
In the audio clip that has emerged on social media, the lady purportedly mentioned that police officers were allegedly harassing her.