FrontNationNewsTop Stories

Gauri Lankesh’s murder accused to undergo narco test conducted by SIT

The special investigation team probing the murder of journalist and activist Gauri Lankesh will conduct a narcoanalysis test on accused K T Naveen Kumar.

Hindu Yuva Sene’s Naveen was arrested and named as one of the accused in the case on March 9.

Earlier on March 5, five days SIT custody was granted to Naveen by the Bengaluru Magistrate Court regarding the same.

On March 3, the Karnataka Police had taken Naveen into police custody for questioning.

Naveen was caught by the crime wing of the state police’s central crime branch on February 18.

Gauri, the editor of the Gauri Lankesh Patrike – a tabloid known for “anti-establishment” views, was shot dead by unknown assailants outside her residence in Bengaluru on September 5, in 2017.

Following her murder, several protests, across the country and especially in prominent parts of Karnataka, had taken place.

NMTV

NMTV was launched in the year 1999, and is Maharashtra only accredited 24-hour, 7-day-a-week local cable news station of Navi Mumbai airing news bulletins and programs in English, Hindi and Marathi. NMTV represents the state-of-the-art in local television news coverage, delivering on a commitment of responsible and community-oriented journalism on an around-the-clock basis.

Related Articles

Check Also

Close
Back to top button
Close
Close