The bail plea of senior journalist Vinod Verma who was sent to judicial custody till November 13 has been rejected by Raipur Court.
Verma on his part said that he was being framed as he was in the possession of a controversial CD of Chhattisgarh Minister Rajesh Munat.
He was arrested on the charges of an extortion case filed in Raipur.
UP police on its official twitter handle tweeted "@ashutosh83B-He's arrested by Chhattisgarh police in a case of extortion registered at P.S.Pandri,distt Raipur.(Cr no 340/17,U/S 384 506 IPC)"