Staff Reporter

Sangareddy: Five persons accused in the murder of a realtor D. Chenna Krishna Reddy of Ramayampet were taken into custody by the Medak police.

SP B.L. Sujatha Rao said that Krishna Reddy's business partners V. Sridhar Reddy, B. Mahender Reddy and R. Ramesh of Mahati Constructions, Nizamabad hatched a plan to eliminate Krishna Reddy and hired the services of six henchmen from Anantapur district for a consideration of Rs. 80,000.

As per the plan, the team from Anantapur arrived at Ramayampet,pretended to have a look at the land for sale, sprinkled chilli powder on Krishna Reddy and hacked him to death. The Police, after through investigation, nabbed the culprits. The Medak SP has handed over cash incentives to the team of police who solved the murder case.