BENGALURU: The Bengaluru City Police on Thursday arrested four persons in connection with the murder of RSS worker Rudresh R on October 16.
The accused have been identified as Mohammed Sadiq , resident of JC Nagar, Mohammed Mujibulla , resident of R T Nagar, Waseem Ahmed , resident of Austin town, and Irfan Pasha (30), resident of Govindapura.
Rudresh  was murdered in the heart of Bengaluru after participating in an RSS route march at RBANMS grounds. Police commissioner N S Megharikh said Rudresh he was attacked with a machete by Waseem as he was speaking to three friends. After the murder, Waseem fled from the spot along with Mohammed Sadiq. Two others were waiting a few metres away guarding Waseem and Sadiq.
Investigations are on to ascertain whether the accused had links to radical groups, the commissioner said. Police had formed five teams including a technical team of Central Crime Bureau to nab the accused.