Amravati chemist likely killed over Nupur Sharma post: MHA asks NIA to probe case

The probe related to the murder case of Amravati-based chemist Umesh Prahladrao Kolhe on 21 June has now been handed over to National Investigation Agency (NIA), the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) said on 2 July.

Informing about the latest development, the MHA took to twitter and wrote, “MHA has handed over the investigation of the case relating to the barbaric killing of Shri Umesh Kolhe in Amravati Maharashtra on 21st June to NIA. The conspiracy behind the killing, involvement of organisations and international linkages would be thoroughly investigated.”