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Two arrested in Bajrang Dal activist killing in Karnataka: Report

Karnataka Minister K S Eshwarappa, who is from the district alleged that "Musalman goondas" were behind Harsha's murder

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Press Trust of India Shivamogga
A 28-year-old Bajrang Dal activist was stabbed in this district headquarters town, following which violence broke out during his funeral procession that left a photo journalist and a woman cop among three injured.

Two people have been arrested in connection with the Sunday night killing, with the police saying efforts were on to nab the rest of the suspects at the earliest, even as the government appealed for calm.

A four-five-member group of assailants was suspected to be involved in the killing, Home Minister Araga Jnanendra said.

On Monday, three people were injured when miscreants pelted stones during the funeral procession of the

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First Published: Feb 22 2022 | 12:04 AM IST

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