Journalist shot down in Bengaluru

Guwahati/6th September’2017 (Prag News Desk): Gauri Lankesh, a journalist and social activist was killed by unidentified gunmen in Bengaluru on Tuesday. The incident took place outside her home as unidentified gunmen entered her arena. The sudden incident leads shocked to the entire nation and also the journalist profession who was killed down easily at her own resident in one of the develop city in India. Gauri Lankesh was the editor of Lankesh Patrike which is a Kannada weekly tabloid. Karnataka’s Chief Minister Siddaramaiah has directed the police officials to go through the immediate investigation to find out the depth of the incident. Lankesh was sentenced to six months in jail by a lower court as she was convicted of defamation for carrying out an article against BJP MP Dharwad Prahlad Joshi. Later she was granted bail and allows her to appeal to a higher court.

 

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