SI Maheshwar, two constables removed from service in Mariyamma case
Rachakonda Police Commissioner Mahesh Bhagwat has removed Sub-Inspector Maheshwar, constables Rasheed and Janaiah from services over lock-up death of Mariyamma. Opposition parties and people’s organisations have organised protests demanding action against police officials responsible for the custodial death of Mariyamma.
Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao had announced a government job and Rs 15 lakh ex-gratia to Mariyamma’s son Uday Kiran, and Rs 10 lakh each to deceased’s daughters. Mariyamma belongs to Chintakani village in Madhira Assembly constituency in Khammam district. The lock-up death case has created sensation in the state.