DySP who 'masterminded' abduction commits suicide

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Submitted by alvin on Tue, 2016-07-05 13:05 Bengaluru: Chickmagalur DySP Kallappa Handibag who allegedly masterminded the abduction of a man and took Rs 10 lakh as ransom committed suicide on Tuesday. The incident came to light on Tuesday morning. Handibag ended his life at his relative's place near Belagavi, it is learnt.It is learnt that Kallappa had allegedly instructed abductors to kidnap Tejas Gowda of Chikmagaluru. Tejas was released after the abductors were paid Rs 10 lakh as ransom. Tejas had filed a complaint with the SP and also at Basavanahalli police.During the investigation, Kallappa's handiwork came to light and his suspension was recommended by SP. While the investigation into his role was still on, Kallappa took the extreme step. Watch Video: