CBI team in Kodagu for probe into Anurag Tewari’s death

A team of CBI officials was in Kodagu district on Sunday as part of the investigation into the death of Karnataka cadre IAS officer Anurag Tewari under mysterious circumstances.

Anurag had served as the Deputy Commissioner of Kodagu between August 2013 and June 2015. The CBI team, comprising more than 10 officials, stayed at the Sudarshana guest house and is visiting Madikeri and other places to gather information.

The team spoke to the cooking staff, gunman, assistants and other staff serving at the deputy commissioners office during Anurags tenure in Kodagu, separately.

Anurags body was found on Meerabai Road in Hazratganj area of Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh on May 17, 2017. He was then the commissioner of food and civil supplies department of Karnataka and was staying in Lucknow after taking part in a training programme at Mussoorie in Uttarakhand. As per the request by his family members, the UP government handed over the case to the CBI in June 2017. The special investigation team was probing the case earlier.

A team of CBI officials was in Kodagu district on Sunday as part of the investigation into the death of Karnataka cadre IAS officer Anurag Tewari under mysterious circumstances.

Anurag had served as the Deputy Commissioner of Kodagu between August 2013 and June 2015. The CBI team, comprising more than 10 officials, stayed at the Sudarshana guest house and is visiting Madikeri and other places to gather information.

The team spoke to the cooking staff, gunman, assistants and other staff serving at the deputy commissioner’s office during Anurag’s tenure in Kodagu, separately.

Anurag’s body was found on Meerabai Road in Hazratganj area of Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh on May 17, 2017. He was then the commissioner of food and civil supplies department of Karnataka and was staying in Lucknow after taking part in a training programme at Mussoorie in Uttarakhand. As per the request by his family members, the UP government handed over the case to the CBI in June 2017. The special investigation team was probing the case earlier.

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