Journalist’s murder will be solved soon: MP STF

Umaria: The Special Task Force (STF) of Madhya Pradesh Police expects to solve the murder case of journalist Chandrika Rai and his family members soon, a senior official said here on Thursday.

"We hope to soon solve the mystery behind the murder which was committed by 'professional' persons," STF's Additional Director General of Police (ADGP) Sanjay Choudhry told reporters.

Choudhry arrived here today to visit the house of the slain journalist before leaving for Nourojabad in connection with the same incident.

Rai, a freelance journalist, his wife, son and a daughter were found brutally murdered by unknown assailants inside their house on February 18 following which the State's Director General of Police ordered STF to probe the incident.