Bengaluru: Karnataka Lokayukta P Vishwanatha Shetty stabbed in office
Karnataka Lokayukta, Justice P Vishwanatha Shetty, was stabbed multiple times by a man who went to meet him in his office in Bengaluru on Wednesday. He was admitted to hospital and is stated to be out of danger. The accused, who appeared before the Lokayukta in connection with a case, has been nabbed, said Karnataka Home Minister Ramalinga Reddy. Here's more.
Shetty, a former Karnataka HC judge, is out of danger
"According to the information I have, someone claiming to be an advocate had gone to the office and stabbed him," Home Minister Reddy said. Shetty, a former Karnataka High Court judge, is out of danger, he said. "He is in Mallya Hospital. The information I have is he is out of danger. The reason (for the attack) is not known," the Minister added.