SPP in Gauri Lankesh murder case files list of witnesses before court

Gauri Lankesh, murder trial
Gauri Lankesh was killed outside her residence in Bengaluru on September 5, 2017.

The Special Public Prosecutor in the murder case of journalist Gauri Lankesh filed a list of witnesses before a Bengaluru City Civil and Sessions Court. The SPP submitted the list to the court on Saturday.

In response, the defendant’s attorney appealed for a list of electronic evidence that are part of the investigation.

The court had adjourned the hearing to June 6 for objections, if any to the plea, to be filed. The trial would be held from July 4 to July 8 and for a week every month.

Lankesh was killed outside her residence in Rajarajeshwari Nagar in the city on September 5, 2017.