AP police registers Kidnap-case against STF


Amaravati: Based on a complaint lodged by S. Muniyammal, the Andhra Pradesh police registered a case of kidnap and murder against the Special Task Force personnel who were associated with the gunning down of 20 woodcutters of Tamil Nadu, in a forest near Tirupati on April 7.

Muniyammal’s husband, Sashi Kumar, was among those shot dead. In her complaint stated that the STF picked up her husband and 6 others from a bus near the Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh border between 6 and 6:30pm.

A case was registered by the Chandragiri police under Sections 34, 364 and 302 of the IPC.