Chronicle Reporter, Bhopal
Young Congress MLA Hemant Katare has become victim of honey trap. However, Hemant Katare has accused the woman of blackmailing him. On the other hand the woman has said Katare is a fraud and wants to marry someone else but she would not let this happen. Police have registered a case and launched investigations.
The incident took place at about 3.30 pm. Katare was standing with a woman in MP Nagar and the two were talking. Just then two crime branch vehicles arrived there. ASI Ajay Parihar and two female constables were on the vehicles.
The woman and the MLA talked with the cops. Later information was received from the police that the MLA had earlier also paid Rs 5 lakh to the woman and was again demanding money from him.
However when attampts were made to contact Katare b oth his mobiles were switched off.
Woman claims to be scribe
The woman in this case claims that she has obtained the journalism degree from Makhanlal University and is working as freelance journalist. Meanwhile sources said she is often seen with AAP leaders.
Woman makes video viral
The woman was probably apprehensive of police action. So she made a video viral in which she has leveled serious allegations against Katare. She has said Katare is going to marry some other woman but she would not let this happen. She has also said that the MLA has close relations with some other women.