Belagavi: Police on Thursday remanded seven people to the judicial custody in connection with Vishwanath Birumatti murder case who was found killed outskirt of Santibasthwad village near VTU on Jan 27.
The accused have been identified as Prashant Nidagalkar, Baburao Bagewadi, Ravi Jiddimani, Guru Kolkar, Suresh Gudli, Raju Jiddimani and Durgesh Midakanatti had allegedly murdered Vishwanath on the night of Jan 27.
The accused had offered a liquor party to Vishwanath who had took two of his friends to the party arranged outside the village. During party, they had sent Vishwanath’ friends to get some more liquor, when they left they allegedly killed Vishwanath with sharp weapons.
Deceased Vishwanath was the son of former vice president of Santibasthwad Gram Panchayat.