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Bhasker Shetty murder case hearing begins amid tight security

Bhasker Shetty murder case hearing begins amid tight security

Mangalore Today News Network

Udupi, July 03, 2018: The hearing into the sensational businessman Bhasker Shetty murder case commenced amid tight security at the Udupi District and Sessions Court on July 2, Monday.



On the first day  the prime witness and petitioner Gulabi Shedti, the mother of  Bhasker Shetty  deposed before the court. Her statement was  recorded  by District Public Prosecutor Shanti Bhai.

 Today, Gulabi Shedti will be cross examined  by Ashwini Kumar Joshi, the  advocate for the accused.

The prime accused Rajeshwari Shetty, her son Navaneeth and Niranjan Bhat of Nandalike  who are lodged in  Parappana Agrahara prison in Bengaluru were not brought to Udupi owing to security reasons. They were present  through video conferencing from Bengaluru. The other accused namely Niranjan Bhat’s father Srinivas Bhat and  car driver Raghavendra  who are facing charges of  destroying evidence and are out on bail were present.

Of the total 167 witnesses, a total of 44 witnesses will be heard up to July 6 and from  July 16 to 19.

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Jeevan Pinto, manglore Tue, July-3-2018, 1:41
How will the case be prolonged. This is our country.
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