Tantrik, three others arrested for human sacrifice

Four persons, including a tantrik, were arrested today for an alleged human sacrifice at a village near here last month, police said today.

"The tantrik and the men had killed Baluswamy (45) on September 20 on a plot in T Begur village in Bangalore Rural district, as human sacrifice to unearth 'hidden treasure'," they said.

Tantrik Linagappa Basavanappa Ullambi, Krishnamurthi, Naveen and Thimmaiah were arrested this morning.

Police are on the look out for two others allegedly involved in the crime.

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