Rajesh Kotian Murder – Another Accused Arrested from Farangipet
Mangaluru: Rajesh Kotian, a fisherman by profession, was murdered near the Baraka Overseas factory at Kotepura in Mogaveerapatna of Ullal in the early hours of Apr 12.
On the basis of a complaint filed by his younger brother, Jagadish Kotian, the Ullal police launched an investigation. Of the accused, Basit Ali aka Bachi, Abdul Mutalib aka Muttu and Muhammed Asveer aka Achu, were arrested by the city crime branch near the Ullal Someshwar railway station on Apr 14.
Three others have been absconding since then. One of them, Abdul Rannis aka Ranni, of Kelagebeedu in Ullal, has been arrested by the CCB from the Farangipet bus-stop. He has been handed to the custody of the Ullal police for further proceedings.
A hunt is on for nabbing the other accused who are at large.