Karim Benzema, 33, acknowledged he had served as an intermediary between one of the alleged blackmailers, his friend Karim Zenati, and Valbuena, who now plays for Greek club Olympiakos.
Three people have been arrested from neighbouring Gujarat and Rajasthan for allegedly blackmailing and extorting money from a Mumbai resident.
Benzema, 33, stands accused of helping a group of alleged blackmailers to approach Valbuena in an attempt to extort money.
The Uttarakhand DGP and the Haridwar additional superintendent of police have also been sent notices by the division bench of the high court.
The fake police officer, Gautham Nair, who hails from Andhra Pradesh, pretended to be an SI from Khammam.
Coalition Against Blackmailing members said that revenge porn and online blackmailing cases happen with alarming regularity, and they wish to change that.
Unable to bear the torment any longer, the victims approached Guduru police and filed a complaint through a email.
Based on the complaint of legislator Neeraj Dixit, who represents the Maharajpur Assembly seat in Chhatarpur, the police have registered a case.
Vishnu, a native of Edappally in Kochi and Sanal Kumar, hailing from Pathanamthitta, who were fellow inmates of the key accused Pulsar Suni aka Sunilkumar in Kakkanad District Jail have been arrested.
Malayalam actress abduction case: Letter from jail, blackmail allegation put focus on Dileep, Pulsar Suni
Dileep and his friend and actor-Director Nadirsha spoke to a TV channel on Saturday stating that they had received a call from a person claiming to be Pulsar Suni’s prison mate.