Vijay Shekhar Sharma-Paytm Boss Was Blackmailed By His Own Secretary

October 24, 2018

Vijay Shekhar Sharma, the victim of an extortion racket allegedly led by his longtime confidante and communication head of his payment company Paytm, became suspicious when the employee strongly urged him to pay up in order to protect the stolen personal data.

Even as her boss was being besieged by the extortion calls on messaging app WhatsApp – Sonia Dhawan, Vice-President of communications for Paytm and Sharma’s personal secretary, allegedly offered him a single piece of advice, “just pay up,” according to police officials, who are investigating the high-profile case following the arrest of Dhawan, her husband Rupak Jain and another Paytm employee Devendra Kumar on Monday.

The trio faces charges of attempting to extort Rs 30 crore from the Paytm founder by threatening to leak personal data.

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