Vishwajit files plaint over name being used to extort money

Panaji: Health Minister Vishwajit Rane has filed a complaint before police claiming that one unknown person is asking for money from several people including prominent businessmen in the city by using his name.

A complaint in this regard has been filed before Director General of Police (DGP) Pranab Nanda on Thursday.

In his complaint, Rane has also provided a phone number through which the calls were reportedly made to several people allegedly asking for money.

Rane has requested the police to investigate the matter and take necessary action against the person.