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Police arrest absconding accused in Deepak Rao murder case

Mangalore Today News Network

Mangaluru, July 17, 2018 :  Police have arrested an absconding accused today in connection Deepak Rao murder  in Katipalla.


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Safwan alias Chappu (23) from Krishnapura  is the accused arrested. He is the brother of Rizwan, who is a prime accused in the case.  Safwan was arrested by police near Mukka.

It may be recalled Deepak was working as a sales executive in a Mobile showroom. He was attacked with machetes and lethal weapons near Katipalla on January 03.

Investigations are underway.