Nizamabad: Municipal Assistant Engineer, Venkateshwarlu commits suicide by jumping from the apartment. The ACB officials caught him red handed while accepting Rs 20,000 bribe from a municipal contractor for recording measurements and sanction bill.
The ACB Officials conducted raids under the supervision of ACB DSP M Narender Reddy. After arresting, AE Venkateshwarlu, the police officials filed a charge sheet and tried to shift him to Cherlapally jail. During this, the engineer requested the police officials to get his clothes from the apartment. Taking advantage of the situation, he jumped off from the sixth floor of the building and died on the spot.
The body was sent to Nizamabad government hospital for post-mortem.
After knowing the incident, Deputy Mayor Fahim and other corporators reached Nizamabad Government Hospital and raised slogans against ACB DSP M Narender Reddy. They demanded to register murder case on ACB DSP, immediately and suspend him from service.