“His house is being searched for clues. He will be produced before the jurisdictional Judicial Magistrate tomorrow (Friday),” the SIT revealed.
|| Dharmendra Singh
Rushikesh Devdikar alias Murali, 44, was arrested from his hideout at ‘Katras’ in ‘Dhanbad’ district of ‘Jharkhand’ was absconding as per the SIT meant for an investigation into the Gauri Lankesh murder case.
17 accused still in custody of SIT regarding Gauri Lankesh Murder case and this is an addition to 17 in the custody of SIT that had been engineered for the sake of free and fair investigation of sensational Gauri Lankesh Murder case.
This 18th accused was arrested by the SIT after some prior inputs of intelligence from the Dhanbad District of Jharkhand. Even the accused arrested need to be produced soon within 24 hours of his arrest in front of Judicial Magistrate in further investigation into this matter.
SIT may here seek the transit demand from the Magistrate due to their convenience in the matter of Lankesh Murder case. The accused originally hails from Aurangabad of Maharastra as per the SIT.His family still is living in the state of Maharastra.
The most interesting aspect of this investigation that this 18th accused was arrested along with the weapon which also recovered from his place to hideout.