Congress leader murdered in Karnataka

An unidentified gang allegedly hacked to death a local Congress leader who was also a former Gram Panchayat chairman at nearby Mulabagil village, police said.

Last Updated: Feb 16, 2011, 18:04 PM IST

Kolar: An unidentified gang allegedly hacked
to death a local Congress leader who was also a former Gram
Panchayat chairman at nearby Mulabagil village, police said on Wednesday.
Ramakrishnappa was waylaid by the gang last night and
attacked with lethal weapons when returning home on his
two-wheeler, police said.
The Congress leader succumbed to his injuries enroute to
hospital, they said.

PTI