Six Kannada Writers Return Awards To Protest Kalburgi Killing
Bengaluru: Six Kannada authors nowadays registered their protest against what they same was slow progress within the investigation of the murder of rationalist writer millimetre Kalburgi and came awards presented by the govt..
The writers came their BMTC Aralu Sahitya awards to the president of the Kannada Sahitya Parishat on weekday.
The writers have same if the case is resolved by early Nov, they might settle for the award once more.
MM Kalburgi, 77, was shot dead at his place Dharwad in north Karnataka in late August and police have up to now created no arrests.
It is believed that investigators square measure gazing potential links between this killing and also the murder of 2 different rationalists, Narendra Dhabolkar and Govind Pansare in Maharashta.
Anti-superstition activist Narendra Dabholkar, was shot dead in Pune whereas he was out for a morning get into August 2013.
Social activist and veteran CPI leader Govind Pansare, WHO was holding agitations against toll tax among different problems, was shot dead in similar circumstances in Kolhapur, geographical area In February this year.
Last month Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah same he would in person monitor the probe into the death of Mr Kalburgi, WHO was shot dead at his place Dharwad.
The chief minister has additionally declared a money reward for Rs. five large integer for any data that results in the arrest of the killers.