Gauri Lankesh Bio,Wiki,Biography,Age,Husband Details: Gauri Lankesh was a popular journalist and activist, who died at the age of 55. This is a very shocking news for journalists community. Police is already on the hunt to trace the murders. In 2016, Gauri Lankesh was convicted of criminal defamation for her an article that she had published in 2008. She had been a strong advocate of freedom of press. Get here complete information about Gauri Lankesh bio, wiki, biography, age, husband, and many more details.
Gauri Lankesh Wiki and Biography: Gauri Lankesh was a 55 years old editor of Gauri Lankesh Patrike and well known journalist, and activist. She is best known for her fearless and outspoken attitude. Gauri was the daughter of famous poet-turned-journalist P Lankesh, founder of Lankesh Patrike. She was also a staunch critic of right-wing and Hindutwa politics as was evident from her works published in different media outlets, and had often voiced her opinions against the communal politics as well as the caste system. Gauri started her career as a journalist with the The Times of India in Bangalore, and worked as a correspondent for the Sunday magazine for nine years. She had spent 16 years as a journalist.
Husband: Gauri Lankesh was married with Chidanand Rajghatta.
Death: Gauri Lankesh died at the age of 55 on 5 September 2017. Three unidentified men on motorbikes shot her to death at her house in Rajarajeshwari Nagar, Bangalore. The men shot at least seven bullets at Gauri while she was unlocking the main door of her house after returning from her office. Three of the bullets pierced her head, neck and chest.