New Delhi, Sep 6: Union Information and Broadcasting Minister Smriti Irani on Wednesday condemned the murder of senior Kannad journalist Gauri Lankesh at her Bengaluru home and demanded a speedy investigation.
“Condemn killing of… Gauri Lankesh. Hope speedy investigation is conducted and justice delivered. Condolences to the family,” Irani tweeted.
Lankesh, 55, senior editor of a Kannada tablod, was shot dead by three unidentified men who fired seven bullets at her soon after she returned home from office. Karnataka Police has launched a probe into the matter.