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Karnataka Govt orders judicial probe into attacks

india Updated: Sep 19, 2008 14:10 IST

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Karntaka government on 19 september ordered a judicial probe into attacks on churches and the subsequent communal violence that erupted in parts of the state.

The judicial probe will be headed by a retired high court judge, said Chief Minister B S Yeddyurappa after inaugurating a development project in Ankola in Uttara Kannada district.

On 18 spetember the state government had decided on a COD probe. However, the opposition had been insisting on a judicial probe into the incident.