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India Suspect In Journalist Gauri Lankesh Murder, KT Naveen Kumar, Arrested

16:30  09 march  2018
16:30  09 march  2018 Source:   ndtv.com

Breakthrough in journalist Gauri Lankesh murder case with first arrest

  Breakthrough in journalist Gauri Lankesh murder case with first arrest Breakthrough in journalist Gauri Lankesh murder case with first arrestK T Naveen Kumar, 37, who was arrested on February 18 by the Bengaluru police for illegal possession of bullets, has been named as the first accused in the case. The SIT arrested Kumar, a resident of Maddur in Mandya, after informing a magistrate's court in Bengaluru that it had found evidence of Kumar's involvement in the Gauri Lankesh murder in the course of the investigation of the illegal arms case for which he was arrested on February 18.

Suspect In Journalist Gauri Lankesh Murder , KT Naveen Kumar , Arrested .

New Delhi: The police have arrested KT Naveen Kumar , a suspect in the murder of journalist Gauri Lankesh , who was killed outside her home in Bengaluru on the night of September 5 last year. Naveen Kumar , reported to be in his late thirties

The main suspect in journalist Gauri Lankesh murder, KT Naveen Kumar, has been arrested. He was taken into custody for questioning last week.

Naveen Kumar, reported to be in his late thirties, has been widely described as a person with links to right-wing groups. BJP leader Shobha Karandlaje had recently accused the Siddaramaiah government of trying to pin the blame on a "Hindu youth". It was seen as a reference to Naveen Kumar.

  Suspect In Journalist Gauri Lankesh Murder, KT Naveen Kumar, Arrested © Getty Images

He was caught by the organised crime wing of the state police's central crime branch on February 18. A native of Mandya district about 100 km from Bengaluru, Naveen Kumar was suspected to be on his way to sell the firearm.

37-year-old man taken into custody by SIT for questioning in Gauri Lankesh murder case

  37-year-old man taken into custody by SIT for questioning in Gauri Lankesh murder case 37-year-old man taken into custody by SIT for questioning in Gauri Lankesh murder caseA 37-year-old man was on Friday taken into custody by a Special Investigation Team in connection with the murder of Kannada journalist-activist Gauri Lankesh.

Another suspect has been arrested in connection with the killing of journalist -activist Gauri Lankesh , police said today but denied speculation about him being the assassin. NDTV's Ravish Kumar Gets Death Threats: Are Journalists Soft Targets?

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Gauri Lankesh, 55, a critic of right-wing ideology and a fierce advocate of secularism, was shot dead at close range by unidentified men outside her home in Bengaluru on the night of September 5 last year. She edited Lankesh Patrike, a weekly newspaper.

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Gauri Lankesh murder accused to undergo narco analysis test in Gujarat .
Gauri Lankesh murder accused to undergo narco analysis test in GujaratThe accused replied in the affirmative when asked by the judge of the 3rd ACMM court whether he is willing to undergo this test.

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