Hyderabad: In a sensational incident, a constable working in the Kukatpalli Police Station on the city outskirts, shot a woman constable in the police station during the wee hours of Monday and shot himself later. Both were rushed to the Apollo hospital in a serious condition.
According to police, Srinivas shot his female colleague Lalita while she was sleeping in the police station. Both were on night shift. Both the assailant and victim were in love and had an altercation during the night. Lalita, who belongs to the 2009 batch was from Ranga Reddy district while Srinivas belonged to Srikakulam district.
Police officials rushed to the police station on hearing about the incident and are inquiring into the circumstances that led to the shootout. (NSS)