Here is how ex-husband and a friend Chidanand Rajghatta reacted to the murder of Gauri Lankesh on his Facebook.
Chidanand Rajghatta and Gauri Lankesh knew each other for decades before getting into the wedlock. They were schoolmates and then colleagues too. Sources say that they were married before 1980 and were in a relationship for an unknown period. However, the couple got divorced later. But they remained best of friends. These posts are a witness to this fact.
Chidanand Rajghatta currently works as a foreign opinion columnist and a United States liberal blogger for the Times of India. Whereas Gauri Lankesh was running the Gauri Lankesh Patrike, a tabloid, which was strong on views related to anti-social elements and opinionated on the happenings in the country.