Warangal, Andhra Pradesh, Oct 23 (UNI) The Director General of Police, M A Basith has ordered a CB-CID probe into the recent encounter killings at Visakhapatnam.
The DGP who was in Mahabubabad Divisional Headquarters on a official visit here today, evaded questions on the issue and said he could comment only after the probe was completed.
Police firing killed on the spot Veerabrahamiah and Anil who were allegedly involved in the murder of K K Prasad, a Manager with State Bank of Indore's Branch in Vishakhapatnam.
The encounter occurred on Saturday when they were taken to the scene of crime to reconstruct the sequence of events.
However, police maintained that the accused suddenly wanted to answer nature's call and in a flash snatched the weapons from the gunmen and opened fire prompting police to retaliate.