• “Gauri Lankesh’s murder was the most vicious because she was a woman”: Ganesh Devy

    Githa Hariharan in conversation with the linguist

    September 16, 2017

    Writer Githa Hariharan speaks to Ganesh Devy after the murder of journalist Gauri Lankesh. Devy had been a close collaborator with Lankesh, and had met her weeks before her brutal murder. In this interview, they discuss the links between murders of Lankesh and the rationalist, M M Kalburgi, especially their role in spreading the right message about the Lingayat community in Karnataka, which was dangerous for Hindu Right-wing thought.

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