Hyderabad: In a bizarre case of cheating, original land documents and a licensed weapon were snatched from a businessman’s office at Banjara Hills.
Veerappareddy Kota Reddy, managing director of reputed construction firm M/s. Sri Aditya Homes Pvt Ltd lodged a complaint with the police on Saturday, alleging that in his absence, his brother in law Balamreddy Sudheer Reddy had taken away the documents and also the licensed weapon from his office at Road no 3 in Banjara Hills.
Police found that along with the land documents, whose value ran into crores, Sudheer Reddy also took away 20 rounds of the bullets. According to Banjara Hills police, Sudheer Reddy had worked for Aditya Homes as Director (Operations) since 2014.
But he was recently removed from the company due to some issues. Even though he was removed from the office, he continued visiting their office regularly.
As their employees knew him, nobody stopped him from moving around in the office. Meanwhile, on July 8, he entered Kota Reddy’s cabin and took away material available in two card boxes. Further he also took away a licenced .32 pistol issued from Jubilee Hills police station.
Kota Reddy stated that with an intention to cheat him, Sudheer Reddy took away all the land documents and caused a loss to the company. He also informed that he may misuse the weapon. Banjara Hills police registered a case under sections 448,406,420,380 of the IPC against Sudheer Reddy and started investigation.