In Abdullapurmet in Rangareddy which is about 40 kilometers from the city, a horrific incident took place where Tahsildar Vijaya Reddy was burnt alive by a man.
Rachakonda Police commissioner said that that they have identified the assailant as Kurra Suresh, resident of Gowrelli village. Reportedly, Suresh said that he and his brother have a dispute over a 7-acre land they own. The case is being heard in High Court.
Around 1.pm, the man went to Vijaya Reddy and poured petrol on her. She cried for help and collapsed outside her chamber in flames. Office staff came to rescue her but their efforts went in vain. Later her body had covered with a carpet and brought by her colleagues.
While Vijaya Reddy has died on the spot, two others also had serious injuries. Commissioner said that they will try to seek the help of fast track court in this case and expecting a capital punishment for the accused.
Now, the revenue employees have staged a protest outside the Abdullapurmet Tahsildar office demanding justice for Vijaya Reddy.