Telangana Police on Friday arrested the fourth accused within the grotesque homicide of an advocate couple within the Ramagundam city of Peddapalli district.
The accused Bittu Srinu, is a key conspirator within the double homicide and in addition the nephew of ruling Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) chief and Peddapalli Zilla Parishad Chairman Putta Madhu.
Srinu is the fourth accused to be arrested in reference to the homicide of Gattu Vaman Rao and his spouse Nagamani, who have been the working towards attorneys on the Telangana Excessive Courtroom.
In line with the police, Bittu Srinu had offered his automotive and sickles to the assailants for the killings.
The couple, who have been returning to Hyderabad from Manthani, have been waylaid and brutally hacked to loss of life in full public view by the assailants.
The crime which was caught on digicam was dedicated close to Kalwacherla village in Peddapalli district on Wednesday.
Earlier than succumbing to his wounds, Vaman Rao had taken Kunta Srinivas’s identify because the accused.
The police on Thursday arrested three accused, together with Kunta Srinivas, TRS President of Manthani mandal unit.
Hours earlier than his arrest, TRS introduced his suspension from the occasion.
Srinivas and S. Chiranjeevi have been picked up close to Wankidi in Maharashtra whereas the third accused Akkapaka Kumar was held in Manthani.
Whereas Kumar stored tab on Vaman Rao’s motion in Srinivas’ automotive, the latter and Chiranjeevi used the automotive and weapons given by Bittu Srinu in committing the crime.
In line with police, Chiranjeevi drove the automotive whereas Srinivas sat beside him. On studying that Rao was returning to Hyderabad after showing in a courtroom in reference to a case, the duo rushed onto Manthani-Peddapalli-Hyderabad street.
They lay in wait close to Kalwacherla village at a spot the place all automobiles needed to decelerate as a consequence of street restore work. As quickly because the advocate couple’s automotive reached there, Chiranjeevi rammed the SUV from a aspect. When Srinivas broke the windscreen in Rao’s automotive, the scared driver fled the spot.
Fearing hazard to their lives, Rao sat into the motive force seat and tried to zoom when Srinu dragged him out and began attacking him with a sickle. Chiranjeevi attacked Nagamani, who was sitting on the rear seat, with the sickle.
Srinivas and Chiranjeevi then inflicted a number of accidents on Rao who was mendacity on the street whilst passers-by watched in horror.
The duo then fled the spot and drove to Sundilla barrage the place they threw sickles into the water, modified their blood stained garments and headed in direction of Maharashtra.
Whereas the slain lawyer’s father raised doubts that politically influential individuals are behind this double homicide, police claimed that they didn’t discover any political motive behind the murders.
In line with police, Srinivas bore a grudge towards Rao because the latter had filed few circumstances towards him in reference to land disputes referring to native temples.
The grotesque murders shocked your complete state and triggered an outrage by attorneys, who boycotted the courts on Thursday, demanding fast arrest of the responsible.
The Excessive Courtroom took suo moto cognizance of the double homicide and directed the Telangana authorities to conduct thorough investigation and submit a standing report by March 1.