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Former BBC journalist arrested over extortion charges in India

RAIPUR: The Indian Police on Friday arrested a former BBC journalist on charges of extortion Chhattisgarh, but the Opposition’s Congress says the journo is being wrongly implicated for exposing powerful minister involved in a sex scandal. Soon after the arrest, Vinod Verma, the journalist, maintained that he was innocent and was being framed. "I have a sex CD of Chhattisgarh minister Rajesh Munat and that is why the state government is not happy with me," he added, reported ANI. The minister has called the CD "fake"…