The Mysuru police on Wednesday mentioned that they’ve cracked the homicide thriller of retired faculty principal Parashiva Murthy who was killed on September 20 at Nivedita Nagar within the metropolis.
N Prakasha Gowda DCP (Legislation and Order), mentioned that Vishwanth Bhat, father of nicely know Kannada singer Ananya Bhat has been arrested together with 4 others for the homicide.
Based on the police, 64-year-old Murthy was working as a secretary at Vishwa Chetana Sanskrit Patashala (faculty) at N R Mohalla after his retirement as a college principal. Murthy was allegedly harassing the instructing workers on the Sanskrit Faculty and used to demand a minimize from their salaries in addition to authorities grants. Fed up along with his alleged fixed harassment, Vishwanath Bhat together with two different Sanskrit lecturers determined to rent two contract killers Nagesh and Niranjan.
The alleged killers agreed to kill Murthy for a sum of Rs 7 lakh, Gowda mentioned.
Murthy was discovered lifeless with a number of stab accidents at his house on September 20.
“Since Murthy was additionally concerned in cash lending and different actions, it took us time to crack the case, however lastly once we interrogated all related to him, we had been in a position to unravel it,” the police officer mentioned. A sum of Rs 55,000 and 5 automobiles have been recovered from these arrested.
Ananya Bhat in a press release mentioned that she is estranged from her father and she or he didn’t have a lot details about the alleged crime.