Rohith Patil, who had identified himself with Sriram Sene was found murdered at Apsara Koota in Gokak on September 24 at 10 PM. His friend Akshay Ghorpade is severely injured and is undergoing treatment at Gokak Public Hospital.
Rohit Patil and Akshay were at Apsara Koota when two unidentified miscreants threw chilli powder on the both victims and attacked them with lethal weapons.
Rohit and Akshay fell amidst the pool of blood. Miscreants hit Rohit with knife, sword and an axe. He was severely injured on his hands, chest, head and legs. He breathed his last on the way to the hospital. Akshay is getting treated at the Gokak Hospital.
The police have suspected that the murder might have taken place due to personal rivalry. SP Gadadi visited the spot and inspected it. A case in this regard has been booked in the Gokak City Police Station.