Third Additional Chief Metropolitan Magistrate P. Dattatreyulu on Wednesday found Billa Surya Prakasa Rao and Nadupuri Sanyasi Naidu guilty of impersonation and using forged documents while acting as sureties for an accused, and sentenced them to undergo three months simple imprisonment.

Assistant Public Prosecutor M. Adinarayana said when the two had submitted the forged documents and tried to impersonate others while submitting documents as sureties for the release of an accused Vazeeruddin in a case filed by the Steel Plant Police, the Head Clerk of the court while verifying the documents, suspected their authenticity and reported to the Steel Plant Police.

Cases were booked against the two under Sections 419 and 471 of IPC. Sub-Inspector B. Venkata Rao investigated the case.