Girish Karnad was on the hit list of Gauri Lankesh murder suspects
Wednesday, June 13, 2018, 9:14 PM
Theatre personality Girish Karnad and several litterateurs and rationalists were on the hit list of those suspected of killing journalist-activist Gauri Lankesh. The SIT has recovered a diary from the suspects with entries in Devanagari script. The diary has the names of some personalities which includes Girish Karnad's name known for their strong views against hardline Hindutva, who were to be targeted, sources said.