SIT arrests Naveen Kumar in Gauri Lankesh murder case

Adjust Comment Print

Born in Maddur in Mandya district, Kumar lived in Birur.

A report said that the assistant public prosecutor Nirmala Rani told the court that additional custody is required o unravel the murder conspiracy and another accused, has also been identified. She was shot dead outside her residence in Bengaluru's Rajarajeshwarinagar on September 5, 2017. The SIT had Naveen ride a bicycle in its guardianship. While the SIT told the court that Kumar had given his consent for the narco test, and a video copy of the oral consent was provided to the court, when asked in court whether he was willing to undergo the test, Kumar and his lawyers said he would like to refuse consent. Hearing the submission, the magistrate reserved the order to March 12.

The SIT officials on Friday named two accused in the Gauri Lankesh murder case and submitted details of the second accused who is yet to be arrested.

He also alleged that Naveen Kumar's arrest was "all politics" in the run-up to Karnataka Assembly polls.

Top House Intelligence Committee Dem Wants To Talk To Seychelles Meeting Attendees
Erik Prince , the brother of Education Secretary Betsy DeVos and a former adviser to Trump, was at the meeting. He denies the meeting was meant to set up that communication channel.

The Karnataka government had set up the SIT to probe the journalist-activist's killing. Just because he was in possession of the book does not mean he had links to Sanathan Sanstha.

"Lankesh in the city previous year". The SIT is expected to take Kumar to places he is suspected to have visited as part of the conspiracy.

After going through the murder cases of Narendra Dabholkar, Govind Pansare and M M Kalburgi, the bullets used to kill Gauri match only with the one used in the killing of Kalburgi. Naveen's family has maintained that he is innocent and in no way connected to the case. The court, however, granted him bail in the arms case.

Bhagawan is based in Mysuru. The arrest comes six months after the murder.

Epic Games Is Coming For All Your Free Time, Announces Fortnite Mobile
Epic Games announced yesterday evening one of its most popular games right now, Fortnite Battle Royale , is set to launch on iOS . Millions are playing the free-to-play shooter, and its twist on the battle royale genre has been a complete hit for Epic Games.

The court has made a decision to hear the SIT's plea to conduct lie-detector test on Naveen Kumar on March 15.

A senior police officer said Kumar had conspired with his associate to kill Bhagwan.

Investigations by the SIT has unearthed CCTV footage of a man conducting a recce of the home of the journalist a few hours before her killing.

Australia calls 'Bull' on David Warner tantrum afrer Quinton de Kock fight
Lehmann said the incident had detracted from what he described as "a great game of cricket", which Australia won by 118 runs. Former spinner Warne tweeted: "Chat, banter, sledging has always been apart of any series between SA & Oz".