Gauri Lankesh murder case: Two right-wing activists taken into custody in Udupi

Daijiworld Media Network – Udupi (DC)

Udupi, Aug 9: Two persons have been taken into custody by the SIT officials here in Udupi in connection with sensational Gauri Lankesh murder case here, on Thursday August 9.

The persons taken into custody are Sandesh Shetty Padebettu(28) and Yuvaraj Kanchinadka(30) who are said to be members of Hindu Jagarana Vedike.

Based on credible information, the SIT sleuths arrived in Udupi with the support of local police and took the duo into custody from their respective houses.

Both have been taken to Bengaluru for questioning.

Gauri Lankesh

It is suspected that the Sandesh and Yuvaraj were in contact with accused who are already in custody.