Hyderabad: An elderly woman, a relative of
Union Minister M M Pallam Raju, was allegedly found murdered
at an apartment in Banjara Hills area this evening, police
The woman identified as Sushila Devi, aged around 75, was
staying alone in the apartment, they said, adding one of the
watchmen of the building noticed her body lying in a room with
the apartment`s door open.
Hyderabad City Police Commissioner A K Khan, who visited
the scene, told PTI tonight that the deceased is a relative of
Union Minister of State for Defence M M Pallam Raju.
He said a special team under the supervision of West Zone
DCP Stephen Ravindra has been constituted to probe all angles.
"Dog squad and fingerprint experts were pressed into
service. We are working on the clues," the top cop said.
Panjagutta Circle inspector said they suspect it to be a
murder for gain.
"We have registered a murder case. We suspect it to be
a murder for gain as the ornaments on the body are found
missing," he said.