Sub-Inspector Siddaiah, who gave his life fighting bravely against terrorists and sustained fatal injuries in Janakipuram encounter with SIMI terrorists, passed away yesterday. He will be cremated at Jadcherla town of Mahbunagar district today. Congress leader Ponnala Laxmaiah expressed his deep condolences to the family. DK Aruna said that Siddaiah's family should be totally protected by Government with ex-gratia and that it is pitiful that he was not able to watch his new born child before dying. Jana Reddy and Chinna Reddy were also present to pay tribute.