Megastar Chiranjeevi Emotional Response on Priyanka Reddy Incident: A number of celebrities from the Telugu film industry has reacted to the news of the horrific gang rape and murder of a 26-year-old woman doctor Priyanka Reddy in Shamshabad. Priyanka Reddy was gang-raped and murdered in Shamshabad by four men on Wednesday night. According to the Cyberabad Police, the four accused punctured the rear wheel of Priyanka’ scooter, offered to help her, dragged her to a secluded spot and gang-raped her, later they killed her.
It has also come out that Priyanka Reddy was forced to consume liquor-laced cold drinks before the crime took place. She died due to suffocation since the accused had closed her mouth and nose during the crime. Later they burned her body under a culvert in Chatanpally on the Hyderabad-Bengaluru national highway. Now Megastar Chiranjeevi has condemned the series of cases against the women. Reacting over the assault and murder cases against Priyanka Reddy, Chiranjeevi said he is deeply pained to witness this type of incident.
By releasing a video Chiranjeevi has questioned the safety factor in society and said, “I am reacting as a brother and father. My heart is bleeding. Are we living among animals? Such criminals should be punished immediately. Justice should be served for Priyanka Reddy. I would not hesitate to call for capital punishment for them. Swift and harshest punishment should be given to the criminals. I wished to see that the accused should get the harsh punishment and even welcomed the likely hanging to death punishment to these accused.” Chiranjeevi also suggested the women make use of the emergency number 100, ‘She Team’ and ‘Hawk-Eye – Telangana Police’ App.