Nayeem’s Case: 5 Police Officers Suspended
Hyderabad: There is a development in gangster Nayeemuddin’s case at long last. Telangana DGP Anuraag Sharma has on Thursday issued orders suspending five police officers. The five officers who were allegedly involved in crimes committed by Nayeem and hence suspended are: CID additional SP Maddipati Srinivas Rao, ACP Malineni Srinivas, CCS ACP Chintamaneni Srinivas, Kothagudem CI Rajagopal and Sangareddy traffic inspector Mastan.
Of the five accused the name of Srinivas is borne by three. The name of Maddipati Srinivas has cropped up often in connection with Nayeem. The Police department is taking departmental punitive action against 25 employees. Four persons are being questioned. 16 persons are being let off with minor punishment.
It may be recalled that Nayeem was a former Naxalite who became police informer. He indulged in extortions and murders. He was killed by the police some months ago.