Mysuru, April 12:- The police have arrested two of the three persons who were faking as journalists and trying to extort money.
One of the fake journalists fled from the spot. The incident took place in Hunsur on Thursday.
The arrested have been identified as Pradeep, 38 and Avinash, 40. Another accused Harish escaped from the spot. The trio reportedly visited Hunsur RTO office and demanded for Rs 2 lakh.
On receiving information from office Superintendent Kumar, Hunsur Police swiftly swung into action and arrested the two accused. (KS, NGB)