Mulugu: Venkatapuram govt official tries to kill self

By Author  |  Published: 16th May 2019  9:11 pm

Mulugu: Apprehending suspension, Venkatapuram panchayat secretary Pullaiah attempted suicide by consuming pesticide at his office on Thursday. The staff rushed him to Mulugu area hospital where doctors said he was out of danger. Sources said Pullaiah took the extreme step after Collector C Narayana Reddy reportedly pulled him up for not distributing the poll chits during the ZPTC and MPTC elections. He was also accused of corruption.