Gangster Nayeem killed in police encounter in Telangana
Hyderabad: A wanted gangster Nayeem, who was accused of killing a police officer and several Moist leaders, was killed on Monday during an encounter with a police team in Telangana's Shadnagar town.
Mohammed Nayeemuddin alias Nayeem was intercepted by a police team in the midway while he was travelling on a four wheeler.
What police said?
- Mahabubanagar district Superintendent of Police (SP) Rema Rajeshwari said that the encounter took place near a house in Millennium Township, about 50 kms away from Hyderabad
- Nayeem opened fire when police blocked his route
- Police retaliated in which he was killed
- One AK47 and a pistol was recovered from Nayeem’s vehicle
- Search operation is on and more details will be revealed soon
He was an accused in the murders of civil rights activists Purshottam and Niranjan, surrendered Maoists Sambasivudu and Ramulu, folk singer Belli Lalitha and gangster Pattola Goverdhan Reddy among others.