Santosh Markandey Tiwari an imposter, self proclaimed RTI Activist, reporter and sometimes posed as member of VHP, used to blackmail people and exhorted money from prople by defaming them.
In a recent case he tried to defame Nityanand Pandey, Group Editor of India Unbound group, and tried to exhort Money from him. Mr. Nityanand Pandey lodged complaint against him at Naya Nagar Police Station, Mira Road, under IT act 500, 502, 67 (IT Act).
The self procalimed RTI activist, Santosh Tiwari was defaming Nityanand Pandey and his family on Social Media. Santosh Tiwari was a freelancer with India Unbound group, who was terminated after many complaints were received at India Unbound office, by various people whom he harrassed as an reporter. Mr. Pandey said we terminated him as we were receiving complaints that Santosh Tiwari was exhorting money, threatening people and was heavily engaged into cyber bullying. He further added that before terminating him we cleared all his dues but he started demanding more money from Mr Pandey and threatened him to malign his image.
Recently, the police took Cognizance of the complaints filed by Mrs. Poonam Pandey, Senior Editor and Nityanand Pandey, Group EditorIndia Unbound and registered a case against the accused Santosh Markandey Tiwari under section 67 of IT act, R/W section 500 and 501 of IPC.
The accused Santosh Tiwari is now wanted by the Naya Nagar police under Thane Rural Police and is now on run from the Police.