HC acquits accused in Belagavi triple murder case

Updated: few hours ago

Bengaluru, Jun 23 (PTI) The High Court of Karnataka has acquitted the accused in the sensational Belagavi triple murder accused.

The judgement of acquittal by the division bench of Justice K S Mudagal and Justice M G S Kamal came on the appeal filed by Praveen Bhat against the order of the Sessions Court in Belagavi which had found him guilty of the murders and sentenced him to life imprisonment in April 2018.

The HC bench found that the allegations of murders was not proved beyond reasonable doubt. It, therefore, set aside the conviction order of the Sessions Court.