TS govt suspends 5 police officers in connection with Nayeem

rp_nayeem-300x300.jpgThe Telangana government has suspended five police officers for their alleged connections with Maoist-turned-gangster Nayeem, who died in an encounter.

Director General of Police (DGP) Anurag Sharma announced the suspension Additional Superintendent of Police (CID) Maddipati Srinivas Rao, Assistant Commissioners of Police serving in Hyderabad M. Srinivas Rao and Chintamaneni Srinivas, and Circle Inspectors Ramgopal and Mastan.

A Special Investigation Team (SIT) was constituted to probe several cases against Nayeem, police registered 174 cases, arrested 124 accused.