Hyderabad

Bail plea of FRO attackers dismissed

Judge for Special Cases under SC, ST Prevention of Atrocities Act, G.V.N. Bharatha Laxmi, on Wednesday dismissed a batch of bail petitions filed by Koneru Krishna and 31 others who are accused in the case of assault of Kagaznagar Forest Range Officer Chole Anitha.

The Judge has also posted for hearing on Thursday a petition seeking police custody of accused Buram Posham. The case pertains to the attack on Forest Dept. personnel led by Ms Anitha who went to Sarasala village to take up plantation in degraded forest land. They were beaten up by bamboo sticks allegedly by the accused among whom is Mr. Krishna, a ruling Telangana Rashtra Samithi party leader and brother of Sirpur MLA Koneru Konappa.

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