Mumbai: A class 10 student was blackmailed to steal her mother’s jewellery.
On July 24, Rupa(name changed), of Janata Nagar Colony of Tardeo, was talking to a male friend while returning from her class. Dikshita Mediya, (22), who stays in Rupa’s building saw both of them. When the victim returned home.
Dikshita blackmailed her saying that she would dull her reputation and tell her parents that she was hanging with a boy.
When Dikshita found that Rupa ‘s mother was not home. She asked her to take valuables there were at home on July 27. Scared of the consequences, she took her mother’s jewellery and handed it over to Dikhshita.
Next day, when Rupa’s mother learnt of the robbery, she asked her daughter about it. Rupa broke down and narrated the incident to her mother.
The mother lodged a complaint with the Tardeo Police and police started an investigation.
Dikshita was been taken into custody after an investigation. The police have also managed to seize the jewellery that was stolen.