Bengaluru: Amol Kale, the prime accused in the Gauri Lankesh case, have reportedly identified by two eyewitnesses as one of the men who did a reconnaissance of scholar M.M. Kalburgi\u2019s house in Dharwad a fortnight before he was assassinated on August 30, 2015.\n\n\n\nAccording to the report of The Hindu, the\neyewitnesses have also identified Gauri case accused Praveen Chatur and Ganesh\nMiskin as the shooter.\n\n\n\nHis wife Uma Kalburgi, who answered the door to the two shooters who posed as students of Kalburgi, has identified Miskin (28) as the man who shot her husband.\n\n\n\nGanesh Miskin hails from Hubballi and has been key accused in the Gauri Lankesh murder case. He allegedly the biker who ferried the hitman to Gauri Lankesh\u2019s house, the night she was assassinated on September 5, 2017.\n\n\n\nA paan shop owner and a supervisor working at an under-construction building next to Kalburgi\u2019s residence have identified Chatur (28) as the biker who ferried Miskin.\n\n\n\nThese two eyewitnesses have helped the\nSIT link the alleged kingpin of the gang Amol Kale to the scene of the crime\n\n\n\n\u201cThe SIT will\u00a0soon submit the charge sheet in the Kalburgi case,\u201d said the source. The SIT, which was set up to investigate the Gauri murder case, was directed to probe the Kalburgi assassination case also by the Supreme Court in February \u2013 TNE report.\n\n\n\n\u201cPraveen Chatur was seen by one of the eyewitnesses near Kalburgi\u2019s residence a few days before the murder. We suspected that he was doing a recce of the house. We arranged a test identification parade and the eyewitness identified Amol Kale as the man with Praveen Chatur two weeks before the murder,\u201d the official said.