A midnight raid by Police to bust a fake currency racket led to a clash between the gang and the cops. An unidentified person from that gang and a police constable Eshwarayya were killed. Sub Inspector Venkata Reddy suffered minor injuries. After getting information from the sources that suspicious activities were underway, the Bollaram police rushed to Tumukunta near Shamirpet. There was an exchange of gun fire leading to the death of an unidentified person when the police tried to surround them. Eeshwarayya died at the spot and the Sub Inspector being treated at Yashoda Hospital in Secunderabad.
The police say that four of them accused, one died and the other three escaped in a Bolero vehicle. ‘’Government will help Eeshwarayya family in all the way’’, home minister Nayini Narsimha reddy said while paying tributes to Eeshwarayya. Cyberabad Police Commissioner CV Anand staed that they will strengthen patrolling in city outskirts and added will send Constable’s dead body to his native Srikakulam by plane.