News Karnataka
Monday, April 22 2024
Cricket
Bengaluru

Bengaluru: Gauri Lankesh case, main accused’s bail plea rejected

Gauri lankesh murder witness list
Photo Credit : IANS

Bengaluru: The Karnataka High Court has rejected a bail plea filed by a main accused in the Gauri Lankesh murder case as the Special Investigation Team (SIT) has delayed filing a chargesheet against him.

Hrishikesh Devadikar (41), one of the alleged masterminds in the murder of the 55-year-old journalist outside her home on September 5, 2017, approached the Karnataka High Court this year, requesting the right to be released on bail due to the SIT’s failure to file a chargesheet within 90 days of his arrest on January 9, 2020.

Two motorcycle-borne murderers shot and killed Gauri Lankesh, outside her home in West Bengaluru on the evening of September 5, 2017.

Share this:
MANY DROPS MAKE AN OCEAN
Support NewsKarnataka's quality independent journalism with a small contribution.

How useful was this post?

Click on a star to rate it!

Average rating 0 / 5. Vote count: 0

No votes so far! Be the first to rate this post.

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

To get the latest news on WhatsApp