Police suspect that the family had apparently been following certain occult practices for some time now.
Interestingly, the BJP, which was then in the opposition, had expressed strong reservations about the bill, piloted by the Siddaramaiah-led Congress government and passed by the state legislature in November 16, 2017.
It also aims at raising social awareness in the society with a view to protect people against fraudulent and exploitative practices thriving on ignorance.
Those who are coming to get the water say they came to know about the 'miracle' water through social media.
The inquiry was ordered with the circulation of photos showing four priests chanting and walking about in the area, where Parrikar's remains had been kept.
Superstitions followed by cricketers have become part of the folklore of the game. The game is embellished with elegant prose and enthralling anecdotes and these superstitions only lend an added charm to them.