Udupi; Oct 21: Padmapriya, wife of former Udupi MLA Raghupati Bhat.who was reported mysteriously missing on June 10, 2008. Later her car, in which she was travelling, was found near Kunjarugiri.
Since it appeared as if, it was a kidnapping case, police arrested Atul Rao, a close friend of former MLA Raghupati Bhat.
When the police did come to know about Padmapriya’s presence in Delhi, police team went to Delhi, Padmapriya was found dead in New Delhi’s Shama apartment on June 15th.
State government has handed over the case to COD police for through investigation.COD has submitted its final report after investigation to Udupi session court for further action.