Mumbai, Nov. 21 -- Versova police on Sunday booked Riyaz Bhati - an alleged aide of fugitive gangster Dawood Ibrahim for extortion from a businessman after allegedly making the complainant's objectionable video.

According to the police, Bhati is wanted in an extortion case registered on July 23, in which former Mumbai Police commissioner Param Bir Singh and dismissed assistant inspector Sachin Vaze have also been named.

In statement to the police, the businessman claimed that Bhati had trapped him and extorted Rs.25 lakh after making a video of him with a woman.

"I was being blackmailed by Bhati," the complainant stated, adding that he had given an application to the police two months ago about the extortion. The police verified the bu...