Hyderabad: Police commissioner Anjani Kumar said on Tuesday that the police had deployed eight teams to different places to nab a man who had attacked a nurse here with acid last week. “Eighty kilometres from Palakad (in Kerala) in a remote village of Attappadi in a dense forest we were able to trace him,” Mr Kumar said.
Mr Kumar was announcing the arrest of A. Pramod, 32, who had thrown acid on Apollo Hospital nurse Jisha Shaji at about 5.30 pm on May 10.
Pramod had proposed marriage to the victim, who turned him down and started avoiding him. He created a fake Facebook ID and used to interact with Jisha.
Mr Kumar said Pramod had carried the acid with him in a water bottle to the city from Kerala. He had suspected that he would find it difficult to purchase acid in a new place.
Mr Kumar said the condition of the victim was stable and she has suffered eight to ten per cent burns due to attack.
Pramod has been sent to judicial remand for further investigation and the commissioner said he would ensure the case ends in conviction.
The incident took place on Monday morning when the Prajavani programme was underway at the GHMC deputy commissioners office.
They grind the tender ganja leaves and dried it into round golis. They mix it with milk and consume them.
He was earlier convicted in former Gujarat Home Minister Haren Pandyas case in 2003.
The issue has been raised several times in the past in the state Assembly but was brushed aside.
K. Laxman said that the party would celebrate the Telangana Liberation Day officially next year if it is elected to power.
Mr Revanth Reddy also responded to the honour killing of Dalit man P. Pranay Kumar.
According to the survey, TRS will win 85 to 95 seats out of the total 119 seats.
The TPCC has invited intellectuals and activists including the balladeer Gaddar and activist Vimalakka to join the Opposition grand alliance.
He wanted a comparative statement of funds released by the previous Congress governments and the Modi administration.
Following this, the Commission ordered a probe into the accounts of the school.
The officials moved an application before the bench seeking extension of time to complete the process.
The city recorded an average of 2.5 mm of rainfall.