Udupi, Aug 9,2016: More interesting as well as shocking details are emerging regarding the murder of Udupi’s hotelier and NRI entrepreneur Bhasker Shetty. It has been now gathered that his son Navaneeth Shetty who has already been arrested along with Bhasker’s wife Rajeshwari, always made it a point to watch crime detective stories and thrillers on TV.
It is believed that watching these serials might have prompted him to eliminate his father in a way that there were no clues left about the murder, by completely disposing the body.
It is also learnt that the body of Bhasker Shetty was dragged inside the car from the rear door and that the registration number of the car was changed while taking the body to the residence of priest Niranjan Bhat Asranna at Nandalike. As the remains of the burnt body were disposed in the water, police so far could not find the remains as it might have been possibly washed away in the water.