Earlier, the court hearing cases registered under Karnataka Control of Organised Crime Act had dismissed the bail applications of three other accused.
Between quiet breakdowns mother of Gauri Lankesh talks of how it has been extremely difficult for her to fill the void in her life without her daughter.
Prof VS Sreedhara is a friend of Gauri Lankesh,activist and a member of Gauri memorial
With 14 arrests so far across Karnataka and Maharashtra, the Special Investigation Team (SIT) of about 23 officers is set to submit its official report to the Karnataka government.
The staff of Gauri Lankesh Patrike have been retained with a few changes.
The special investigation team (SIT), probing the murder of journalist-activist Gauri Lankesh, has zeroed in on Parashuram Waghmare as the gunman who shot Gauri on September 5, 2017.
On the first death anniversary of Gauri Lankesh, CE speaks to Chidanand Rajghatta, former husband of the slain journalist
The deduction is based on a forensic evidence from a Gait Analysis report by the Directorate of Forensic Science, Gujarat.
Claiming that there was a link between the accused in the two cases, the CBI on Friday took the custody of Rajesh Bangera and Amit Digvekar from the Karnataka Special Investigation Team.
Waghmore, he said on Friday, was among those arrested in 2012 for hoisting a Pakistani flag in front of the Tahsildar’s office at Sindagi.
The Pune court today extended till September 1 the police custody of Sachin Andure, one of the alleged shooters who killed Dabholkar.
Dabholkar, a Pune-based anti-superstition activist, was shot dead while he was on morning walk in August, 2013. Lankesh was shot dead in front of her residence in Bengaluru in September, 2017.
SIT sources said the name of Sachin Andure, a suspect in Dabholkar's murder case, was allegedly found in a diary they seized from Amol Kale, the suspected mastermind behind Gauri Lankesh's murder.
The SIT has arrested 12 people including the alleged mastermind Amol Kale and sharpshooter Parashuram Waghmare.
It will apply to all the accused arrested in the case, before this it has to be approved by a review committee.