PEDDAPALLI: A lawyer couple — Gattu Vamana Rao and Nagamani — have been hacked to death at Kalvacherla underneath Ramagiri police station limits in the district on Wednesday afternoon.
According to police, the attorneys who additionally practise in the Telangana High Court have been returning to Manthani from Hyderabad when the culprits, led allegedly by Manthani TRS president Kunta Sreenu, swooped on them and hacked them with knives used to minimize coconuts.
Before committing the homicide, the assailants chased the automobile of the attorneys for far and after overtaking them at Kalvacherla stopped their car throughout the highway blocking the way in which. As quickly as Vamana Rao’s driver was compelled to cease the car, the assailants dragged the lawyer couple out and hacked them indiscriminately and left them on the highway bleeding.
As the couple have been being shifted to a hospital with bleeding accidents in 108 ambulance, Vamana Rao is known to have instructed the native individuals who helped him and his spouse that Kunta Sreenu, who can also be a follower of Peddapalli ZP chairman Putta Madhu, was amongst those that had attacked them. The couple died on the way in which to hospital.
According to sources, Vamana Rao and his spouse used to file petitions in courts and argue on behalf of the folks whose lands are allegedly encroached by Sreenu. The lawyer couple are additionally recognized to file PILs in the court docket towards the federal government and the police. They filed a petition in the court docket alleging that Madhu had indulged in a rip-off of Rs 900 crore and sought an investigation by the CBI.