Updated April 21st, 2024 at 10:42 IST

Kannada Stars Rishab Shetty, Shiva Rajkumar, Darshan Demand Justice For Neha Hiremath

Rishab Shetty, Darshan Thoogudeepa, and Shiva Rajkumar took to their respective social media handles to voice their concerns in the Neha Hiremath murder case.

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The gruesome murder of Neha Hiremath in Karnataka's Hubbali has shocked the entire nation. The 23-year-old, daughter of a Karnataka's corporator, was a first-year student of Master of Computer Applications who was killed by her classmate Fayaz Khondunaik after she allegedly rejected his advances. While several protests in and around the state are being held demanding justice for Neha, Kannada stars too have voiced their concern and anger in the matter demanding justice for Neha Hiremath.

Rishab Shetty, Shiva Rajkumar, Darshan demand justice for Neha Hiremath

A day after the gruesome act took place, Kannada stars Rishab, Shiva Rajkumar, and Darshan took to their respective social media handles to demand justice for the  23-year-old student.

Shiva Rajkumar, 61, took to his X handle and wrote, "Let this kind of inhuman incident never happen again. The grief of those parents who lost their daughter cannot be seen. It is my heartfelt request that our government, judicial system, and police should do justice to the death of Neha Hiremath as soon as possible."


Darshan on his X posted, "Those who have committed such an inhuman act in the name of love should be punished according to the judiciary. May the soul of 23-year-old Neha Hiremath rest in peace. May God give his family strength to bear this pain.


Kantara star Rishab Shetty too voiced his concern and called the act inhumane. He wrote, "Neha Hiremath's incident is inhumane.
I pray that God gives strength to Neha's family to bear this grief, requesting that legal action be taken against the culprits so that such an incident does not recur."


What happened to Neha Hiremath?

According to police, Fayaz stabbed her multiple times. During interrogation, Fayaz allegedly claimed that the two were in a relationship but Neha had been avoiding him of late. 


Published April 21st, 2024 at 10:42 IST