43-year-old man held for blackmailing wife over dowry demands

Last Updated: Wed, Aug 21, 2013 04:01 hrs

Gurgaon: A businessman was held here for blackmailing his wife and demanding dowry from her family after threatening to release her nude photographs on the internet, police said Tuesday.

Accused Gagandeep, 43, a resident of DLF Phase-1, was arrested Monday night for shooting nude photographs of his wife, 40, and threatening to upload the pictures on the internet, police said.

"We are investigating the case," Surender Phogat, chief of DLF Phase-1 police station, told IANS.

The two got married more than a decade ago and have two children, police said.

The businessman was Tuesday presented in a Gurgaon court which sent him to one day police custody for questioning.

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