Updated (2:42pm): 47 year old Raja is currently in the custody of the Udupi police for 15 days for investigation in the murder case of R N Nayak. SP Annamalai will be the investigating officer in the case.
Morocco and India have signed an agreement for investigation of 16 cases which are registered against him in India. Four cases have been registered against Raja in Udupi, out of which are registered 2 Udupi Town Station, 1 in Malpe and 1 in Manipal.
Udupi: Bannanje Raja will be brought to the city at 2 pm for further investigation on August 15.
Bannanje Raja was brought to India on August 14 from Morocco. The special team led by Bengaluru’s Additional Commissioner of Police C H Pratap Reddy, SP of Udupi Annamalai and others left to Morocco on August 10 to bring Raja to India.
On the morning of August 14, they reached Delhi. He was then brought to Bengaluru by air. He was later produced before a court in Belgaum. Many cases are also filed against him in Udupi, so he will be brought to the city for further investigation.