Thane police spokesperson Sukhada Narkar said that an offence had been registered against Salvi at the Kalwa police station. The officer said that Salvi had been booked under sections 452,427,504 and 506 read with 34 of the Indian Penal Code.
According to police, the victim had registered a complaint that Salvi and a few other men had come to her construction site and demanded money from her.
Police said that the complainant also said that when she refused to pay the money, the corporator and his men started pulling down the structure under construction.
Salvi is also Kalwa Ward committee chairman, police said.
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