Karnataka: Court summons Halappa in rape case

A local court issued summons to former Karnataka Minister H Halappa for his appearance on May 5 in connection with a chargesheet filed against him in a rape case.

Updated: Apr 12, 2011, 21:54 PM IST

Shimoga: A local court on Tuesday issued summons
to former Karnataka Minister H Halappa for his appearance on
May 5 in connection with a chargesheet filed against him in a
rape case.

CID police had recently submitted the chargesheet before
the third Judicial Magistrate First Class court.

Chandrawathi, wife of Halappa`s friend, had charged that
she was raped by Halappa in her house at Shimoga on November
26 in 2009.

PTI