Following the sudden development of an early morning encounter in which all four accused involved the rape and murder of Telangana veterinary doctor were killed, Hyderabad Police identified as VC Sajjanar started trending on social media. The brave top cop has been praised by the public for delivering instant justice in Disha gangrape
Popularly known as an encounter specialist, Sajjanar is the Cyberabad Commissioner of Police. A specialist IPS officer of 1996 batch, Sajjanar shot three accused of an acid attack case in 2008. Social media users are remembering that 2008 Warangal acid attack case in this regard.
Sajjanar also played an important role in the killing of Naxal leader Nayeemuddin when Sajjanar was the IG Special Intelligence Branch.
He had also worked in several key positions in united Andhra police and also in Telangana police. While he was heading SIB he also played an important role in arresting Maoists and encounter killing of Top Naxal leaders.
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On November 27, Disha (name changed), a 26-year-old veterinarian surgeon from Hyderabad was gang-raped and killed allegedly by the four accused, who are natives of Narayanpet district, at Thondupally toll gate on Outer Ring Road, Shamshabad.
The gang who were driving a lorry abducted her by deflating one of her two-wheeler’s tyres which she parked near the toll gate. Around 9 pm, when she arrived at the spot to take her vehicle, she learnt that the tyre was punctured. At this time, the men approached her saying they would help her fix the tyre. They then forcibly took her to nearby bushes, assaulted, gang-raped and killed her.
After that, they burned her body at Chatanpally village under Shadnagar police station limits, a few kms away from the spot where she was murdered.
In a massive development in the gangrape and murder case of a veterinary surgeon in Hyderabad, the four accused who are involved in the case namely Areef, Shiva, Naveen and Chennakeshavulu have been shot dead by the Telangana police in an alleged encounter operation. The police, however, conceded that the accused who were taken to the crime spot for a reconstruction of the crime tried to flee away. Seeing this, Two policemen were also injured in the incident, they said.
Seeing this, the policemen shot the accused in the same place where Disha’s body was burnt after she was gang-raped and killed. In the encounter operation, two policemen were injured and nothing much serious. It is to be noted that the accused had been taken to the scene of the crime at Chatanpally which is 50 km away from Hyderabad, on Thursday in order to pick evidence of the crime.
The reports of the alleged encounter surfaced today morning. Additional DG Law and Order, Jitender, told TNM that the incident took place after 6 am on Friday.
DCP Prakash Reddy, at the scene of the incident, told TNM that there was a sudden crossfire as the accused took the guns of the policemen and tried to escape. The incident took place between 6 and 6.30 am, he said.