BJP leader Bandi Ramesh hacked to death in Karnataka

A local Dalit BJP leader Bandi Ramesh was on Thursday hacked to death by unidentified men at a roadside eatery in Ballari, police said.

PTI June 22, 2017 20:26:55 IST
BJP leader Bandi Ramesh hacked to death in Karnataka

Ballari (Karnataka): A local Dalit BJP leader was on Thursday hacked to death by unidentified men at a roadside eatery in Ballari, police said.

BJP leader Bandi Ramesh hacked to death in Karnataka

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35-year old Bandi Ramesh, vice-president of the party's district SC Morcha was attacked with lethal weapons by the assailants, police said.

Previous enmity was stated to be the reason for the killing.

Ramesh had faced several criminal cases in the past, they added.

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