Mumbai, Nov. 13 -- A city holiday court on Saturday remanded dismissed assistant inspector Sachin Vaze in police custody for two days in an extortion case in an extortion case against former Mumbai Police chief Param Bir Singh. The Mumbai crime branch, which is probing the extortion case against Singh, had produced Vaze in the court and sought the extension of his custody.

"We informed the court that we wish to question Vaze about the trail of money that was extorted from the complainant businessman. Hence, his further custody was required. The court was convinced and granted his two-day custody to crime branch officers," said special public prosecutor Shekhar Jagtap.

Vaze's lawyer did not oppose to police's plea to seek the extension o...