Speaking to the media, Bengaluru City police Commissioner said that Rudresh was trying to spread his business wings in Shivajinagar. In the process, he had earned many rivals. As per the information available so far, it appears like the murder took place because of business and personal rivalry.


The arrested are identified as Mohammed Sadiq alias Mazar, Mohammad Majibullah alias Moula Mujeeb, Wasim Ahmed and Irfan Pasha.


The two-wheeler used for the crime has been seized by the accused. All the four were working as motor mechanics in Shivajinagar. 


When asked about political or religious motives behind the murder, he said that was for the media to make the inference and refused to comment anything on this matter.


Police are interrogating the accused and will reveal more details soon, Megharikh said.