Reshma Padeknur murder: Police arrest key accused

Reshma Padeknur murder: Police arrest key accused

Reshma Padeknur murder: Police arrest key accused

Bhavana S   ¦    Jun 03, 2019 01:04:36 PM (IST)

Reshma Padeknur murder: Police arrest key accused-1

Vijayapura: The Vijayapura police were finally able to nab the main accused in the murder of Reshma Padeknur, a Congress leader from Vijayapura. The murder sent shock waves across the state as Reshma was involved in a number of organisations and was an influential woman politician from the district.

According to the police, the accused is also a politician. "Reshma's body was found on the banks of river Krishna on May 17 under a bridge. The accused is now in police custody. After an investigation, we will figure out the motive behind the murder," informed the police.

According to sources, Reshma could have been murdered over her financial dealings. "But at this stage, we can't reveal anything," they added.