Politics News : Hyderabad vet murder: Accused was caught for no license 2 days before crime, escaped – The News Minute
Politics News :
Mohammed Areef, one of the accused in the rape and murder, was caught for not renewing his driver’s license.
In yet another disturbing detail that has emerged after the brutal rape and murder of a veterinarian in Hyderabad, officials of the Road Transport Authority (RTA) had nabbed the main accused, lorry driver Mohammed Areef, just two days before the crime was committed.
The police informed the media on Sunday that the accused was stopped by RTA officials close to Mahbubnagar while travelling from Gangavathi in Karnataka to Hyderabad.
The accused began his journey on November 24 and was stopped in the early hours of November 25. RTA officials found that Areef did not renew his driver’s license since 2017.
However, the vehicle was never impounded. Investigation officials said that the accused, on instructions given by vehicle owner Srinivas Reddy, removed the motor cable to ensure that the truck would not start. As it failed to start, officials stepped away to continue their work.
“When we returned, the accused had fled with the truck,” assistant motor vehicles inspector Chiranjeevi told the Times of India. The police said that near the Raikal toll plaza, the accused had sold some iron and steel scrap to a scrap dea