The Criminal Investigation Department (CID) probing the murder of scholar M.M. Kalburgi questioned Assistant Director of the Department of Kannada and Culture Vidyavati Bhajantri, and a self-styled pro-Kannada activist in Belagavi, Anant Byakod, on Friday.
There were also reports about the CID questioning Belagavi district president of Jai Karnataka Sanghatane, Anant Byakod, who had previously taken part in agitations against Prof. Kalburgi. Sources said the questioning took place on the basis of an audio clip related to Mr. Byakod and Ms. Vidyavati, which was being circulated through social media.
Source: The Hindu/TOI