Hyderabad:Avenue Transport Authority (RTA) officers had a chance to impound the lorry mature by the killers of Dr P. Priyanka Reddy. They didn’t. Had they accomplished so, she can maintain woken to a brand unique week this morning.
High accused Mohd Ali alias Mohd Arif change into as soon as stopped by the Mahbubnagar RTA while carrying a load of iron and bricks from Gangavathi in Karnataka to Hyderabad on November 24. Arif did no longer maintain his driver’s licence and so the lorry change into as soon as seized.
Arif contacted the lorry owner, Srinivas Reddy, who told the driver to take care of up some distance from the impounding by immobilising the auto.
Accordingly, Arif eradicated a motor cable from the lorry. With the lorry unable to originate, the RTA officers left it and went away.
Arif then restarted the lorry and took it to a petroleum pump at Bhootpur highway in Mahbubnagar, the assign he parked. Then, Arif phoned Chennakeshavulu (one other accused) who biked over and so they had meals.
A microscopic later, Naveen (also an accused) and Arif proceeded on the bike while Chennakeshavulu force the lorry to Thondapally village. At about 9 pm, they parked on the side of the highway and slept in the lorry cabin.
The following morning, the police told them to transfer the lorry so they force and reached the Thondapally toll plaza on the provider highway discontinuance to the Gachibowli outer ring highway.
Shiva, the fourth accused, confessed that Chennakesavulu, Naveen and he sold some iron scrap to a scrap dealer discontinuance to the Raikal toll plaza for about Rs 4,000, and with that they sold whiskey and so forth at spherical 5.30 pm on November 27.
They had been beneath the affect of alcohol when they saw Dr Reddy at spherical 6 pm. That’s when they hatched their map to rape and damage her. None of which would maintain came about if the RTA had impounded the lorry.