Kannada news channel's CEO arrested for extortion
Saturday, April 15, 2017, 4:31 PM
The Bengaluru police arrested the CEO of a regional news channel over allegations of extortion. CEO of Janasri, a Kannada news and infotainment channel was caught red-handed on Friday night accepting money from a businessman. Laxmi Prasad Vajapaiye is said to have threatened and extorted money from managing directors of Injaz Group. Alarmed by the threat, the businessmen approached the cops.