Falsely accused Harish Bangera returns home after 600 days

With the support of the Udupi district police and Sumana’s efforts, Harish Bangera is free from charges. He returns to where he belongs.

Falsely accused Harish Bangera returns home after 600 days

Harish Bangera, a 34-year-old, was imprisoned in Saudi Arabia for charges of blasphemy. He has been proven not guilty and returned home on Wednesday, after twenty months of imprisonment.

Bangera was accused of profanity and for publishing defamatory comments about Mecca on Facebook. Arrested on Dec. 20, 2019 he finally returned to his family after 600 days. He was received by his wife, Sumana, daughter Hanishka, and friends at the Kempegowda International Airport in Bengaluru and left to Kundapur in Udupi, Karnataka.