Bengaluru: Kannada celebrity Shiva Rajkumar and former Karnataka minister BT Lalitha Naik have been offered safety cowl by the state authorities after they acquired alleged loss of life threats.
The Karnataka Residence Division cleared the safety cowl on Monday at the same time as state’s Residence Minister Basavaraj Bommai assured a radical investigation of the case to nab the accused.
Asserting that nobody can be spared, Bommai earlier stated the state authorities is taking the matter significantly and can take strict motion on this regard.
This got here as Lalitha Naik claimed at an occasion on Sunday that she had acquired loss of life threats alongside three others, together with Shiva Rajkumar, BJP nationwide common secretary C T Ravi and an proprietor and editor of vernacular information channel.
She, nonetheless, declared within the occasion that she has received safety after she “dropped at the discover of authorities” the letter acquired on March 20 by an individual named Kareem Challakere stating she will probably be assassinated on Might 1 together with Rajkumar, Ravi and the proprietor of reports channel, IANS reported.
Lalitha Naik, additionally a famous author, additional claimed the letter doesn’t particularly point out the precise motive behind the risk.