Shadnagar: A major encounter took place between gangsters and police in Telangana's Shadnagar on Monday.
Two criminals were gunned down in the encounter in Millennium Township area of Shadnagar, according to details available so far.
Reportedly, one criminal has been identified as Naeem, a 'most-wanted' gangster in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.
He was also involved in Naxal activities too.
Police asked him to surrender but he and his men started firing on the cops.
The entire area was cordoned off after the tip-off.
Heavy security force was deployed on the outskirts of Hyderabad, one house was surrounded as operation by a joint team of NIA and Telangana Police took place.