Jaipur police investigate the lizard in the kachori from all directions.

Police investigating allegations that customers used the story to extort money from shopkeeper . Shop owners say they were threatening the shop owners and demanding money from them .

JAIPUR: The story of an alleged lizard in a kachori took strange new twists, with police now claiming that a probe is ongoing to scrutinize both sides' allegations.According to DCP (South), Mridul Kachawa, police are conducting an investigation to see if there was actually a lizard in the snack and whether allegations that the customers used the story to extort money from the shopkeeper were true.The two men who made the accusations were arrested on Tuesday at the Shyam Nagar police station, claiming they were threatening the shop owners and demanding money from them.The two men were incarcerated under preventive measures, but the shop owner's FIR claimed that the pair had demanded Rs 1 lakh and that Rs 50,000 had already been paid.

We're looking at the situation from all angles, despite the fact that no complaint has been lodged by the customers.According to Kachawa, the probe will reveal the truth.