KM Basheer, a Kerala-based journalist killed in a road accident in Thiruvananthapuram.
KM Basheer, a Kerala-based journalist killed in a road accident in Thiruvananthapuram.

Kerala Police records arrest of Sreeram Venkitaraman in connection with journalist KM Basheer's death

ANI | Updated: Aug 03, 2019 22:19 IST

Thiruvananthapuram (Kerala) [India], Aug 3 (ANI): Kerala Police on Saturday recorded the arrest of IAS officer Sreeram Venkitaraman in connection with the death of KM Basheer, Trivandrum bureau chief of Siraaj daily.
Basheer, a Kerala-based journalist was killed after a speeding car driven by Venkitaraman rammed into his bike in Thiruvananthapuram. The IAS officer is undergoing his treatment in a private hospital.
The police have registered the case under Section 279 and 304 of the Indian Penal Code. (ANI)

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