Bengaluru: The Gauri Lankesh Memorial Trust members met Deputy CM G Parameshwara and suggested that the hindu outfit Sanatan Sanstha be banned.
The trust is led by freedom fighter H S Doreswamy. He said that the Sanatan Sanstha is involved in terror and destructive activities. Such groups should are harmful for the well being of the people.
Parameshwara said a probe had been ordered against the organisation and if the outfit was found to be indulging in anti-national activities, the government will consider banning it.
Doreswamy said the trust will be observing the first death anniversary of Gauri Lankesh on September 5 and sought protection during the event.
They stated that the duo were only participating in a seminar entitled ‘Save Constitution’ in Chikkamagaluru in May this year, but FIRs had been filed against them stating that they had violated the model code of conduct then in place for the Assembly polls.