Baliga Murder Accused Sent to Three-day Police Custody
Mangaluru: Vineet Poojary (26) and Nishit Devadiga (23), arrested in connection with the murder of RTI activist Vinayak Baliga last month have been in judicial custody.
Baliga had been hacked to death near his house in the early hours of March 21 this year. Poojary and Devadiga have been accused of killing Baliga as a contract job assigned by unidentified persons.
The city police have them into their custody for three days with court approval. ACP Tilakchandra said that efforts were on to trace the other accused.