Hyderabad Police has arrested a businessman who allegedly attempted to send 62 parcels with foul-smelling liquid via India Post earlier this month.
The parcels were addressed to Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao, his son and MLA KT Rama Rao, daughter and former MP Kavitha and several police officials in the city, including Telangana DGP Mahender Reddy.
The accused allegedly registered the senders' names as the woman who rejected his advances and Osmania University professors for failing him in MBA in 2010. The bookings were made in the name of two Osmania University professors and a third woman, all of whom denied any connection to the parcels.
The police said that on August 16, at around 4 pm, the accused engaged a passenger auto for Rs 150 and loaded 62 cartons, to reach the post office, located near Patny Circle.
The accused named was arrested Venkateshwar by Mahankali police station officers when the parcels soon started emanating a foul smell as staff began shifting them and they opened them and alerted the police.