Mukesh Ambani, chairman of Reliance Industries, received a death threat earlier this week, police said today. In an email, a person threatened to kill the industrialist if he did not give him Rs 20 crore.
“If you don’t give us 20 million rupees, we will kill you. We have the best shooters in India,” the email said.
The threat was sent by a person named Shadab Khan on October 27, police said, adding that a complaint was lodged after security officials at Mr. Ambani’s residence in Mumbai, Antilia, raised the threat. death threat to their knowledge.
The Mumbai Gamdevi Police registered a case against an unknown person under sections 387 and 506 (2) of the IPC and started investigation.
Mumbai police had arrested a man from Bihar last year for making anonymous calls threatening to target Mr. Ambani and his family members. The caller had threatened to ‘blow up’ the HN Reliance Foundation hospital as well as the Ambani family residence ‘Antilia’ in south Mumbai.