Motihari (Bihar): A Block Development Officer (BDO) in East Champaran district on Friday filed an FIR alleging that an anonymous caller had demanded extortion money of Rs 10 lakh and threatened with dire consequences if he failed to pay, SDPO Ajay Pandey said.

In his complaint, Bhagwan Updhyay, BDO of Areraj block, said the call came in his official mobile.

Pandey said the police have started an investigation.

(Agencies)

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