Gauri Lankesh murder case investigation team has revealed sensational news that the killers of Lankesh have also tried to kill Prakash Raj. The news was published in Kannada media. Responding over the matter on his twitter handle, Prakash Raj said he would go more vigorously in voicing the issue. In many interviews Prakash Raj said, Gauri Lankesh was his good friend and also faulted govt for not taking the case seriously. He also alleged the involvement of many politicians in Gauri Lankesh's murder.