Jagitial, February 15: There was a shocking incident which took place on Monday. The family of a lawyer, when their car dived badly into the SRSP canal leaving three family members dead, while one managed to swim to safety. The shocking incident happened in the early hours of Monday near Medipally village.
Those in the car were the lawyer, Katkurwar Amarendar Rao, his wife Shirisha, their daughter Shreya and son Jayanth were on their way to Joginipali temple.
Until Jayant came out of the canal and told everyone that the car is drowned in the canal nobody knew about the incident. As soon as the police and revenue officials came to know about the incident they stopped the water from flowing into the canal.
Lawyer Katkurwar Amarendar Rao
As it will be easy to search for the car and people drowned. All three, lawyer Katkurwar Amarendar Rao, his wife Shirisha, their daughter Shreya were declared dead.
The family were on their way to Joginipali temple.
Police rushed to the place and launched a rescue operation, but could only retrieve the bodies. The authorities took out the car with the help of Crane. The locals told that Katkurwar Amarendar Rao worked as a local lawyer in Jagityal.
A resident of Housingboard colony in Jagitial, Amarender Rao is a close relative of local MLA Dr Sanjay. He is working along with a senior advocate Hanumantha Rao, who is father of Sanjay.
After coming to know about the incident, MLA Sanjay visited the spot of the accident as soon as he came to know about it. Jayant who came out safe did not want to speak out. Maybe he must be in a condition of shock.