Bengaluru: A 12th standard girl was shot dead and her friend injured by an office assistant at college campus near Whitefield in Southeast Bengaluru on Tuesday night.
Bengaluru police managed to nab Mahesh (41) from his relative’s house in Byatarayanapura on Mysore Road on Wednesday.
Gauthami, a student of Pragathi School and PU College was declared dead after being taken to hospital, while her friend Shirish, 18, is currently undergoing treatment at a private hospital in Whitfield.
Karnataka home minister K J George, city police chief MN Reddi and other senior officials rushed to the spot.
City police commissioner MN Reddi, after his visit to the crime spot said that special teams have been formed to investigate the matter.