All four accused in Telangana veterinarian’s rape and murder case were killed in an encounter on Friday, according to the Cyberabad police. The accused were taken to the crime scene to recreate the incident when they tried to escape and the police officers had to open fire.
Soon after the news of their encounter broke, social media was flooded with tweets reacting to the incident. While some users lauded the police for their swift action, others maintained that this was no way to dispense justice.
Telugu cinema actors like Nagarjuna Akkineni and Rakul Preet too reacted to the news of the encounter, lauding the incident and thanking Telangana police. “This morning I wake up to the news and JUSTICE HAS BEEN SERVED!! #Encounter,” Nagarjuna pinned this post on his Twitter handle.