Warangal: Anisetti Murali, 44th Division TRS Corporator of Warangal Municipal Corporation was brutally murdered in his house at Kumarapally by some miscreants on Thursday. A group of 3 persons came to his house and attacked him with sickles in the presence of his wife and others.
Family members and neighbors immediately shifted him to Max Cure hospital but the doctors declared him brought dead, according to reports. The brutal murder has shocked an otherwise peaceful twin cities of Warangal and Hanmakonda. Tension gripped several areas following the murder.
The killers, Vikram, his friends auto driver Varun and lab technician Chiranjeevi, later surrendered before the police. The brutal murder of Murali is said to be the result of old rivalries. In the past, Murali was elected as Corporator on TDP ticket. Later, he switched loyalties and joined TRS. He is survived by wife and two children.
In a murder case dating back to 25 years ago, Murali was an accused. The case relates to the killing of Jenny. Vikram, one of the killers, is the son of late Jenny. The sickles used by the killers were seized by the police.