Kundapur, Aug 22, 2014: Reports have brought into the public domain the case of a Chennai woman who has been blackmailed by a man of Mudoor in this taluk.
Subhashini (23), a married lady from Chennai with a 18-month-old baby, works for MphasiS Ltd in Mahadevapura, Bangalore and her husband is employed at Mysore. Cyril Joseph from Mudoor, who also worked for the same company, gradually befriended her and extended help in various circumstances. He also took many pictures of their togetherness.
He then started threatening her to send the pictures to her husband and others and uploading them on social networks. He forced her to part with about 25,000 rupees and ornaments over 85,000 rupees. The woman got fed up of his harassment and threatened to go to the police, at this point this person Cyril Joseph disappeared from Bangalore totally it is said.
The complaint filed in J P Nagar Bangalore police station in July 2014, the woman stated that the youth had threatened to spoil her life if she failed to divorce her husband.
Police Mudoor in Udupi dist, in search of the accused. But the accused was not traceable here. The woman decided to approach Karnataka State Women’s Commission in this regard to get justice further. The accused in the case has been named as Cyril Joseph from Mudoor in the taluk.