Staff Reporter

HYDERABAD: Police personnel checking bags of devotees at Peddamma temple in Jubilee Hills turned tense when they found a gun inside the bag of a devotee on Tuesday evening.

Everyone heaved a sigh of relief on learning that the devotee was an ex-serviceman and the gun was a licensed one.

A resident of Miyapur, the former military employee Devraj Pani, 56, was working for Sun Security Services that was assigned the job of security surveillance at Lanco company.