Bhongir: Unable to digest the brutal killing of his daughter by a person, Panchayat Secretary of Athnmakur(M) E Kalyan Rao (37) ended his life by jumping infront of a moving train near Bhongir railway station on Saturday.
Kalyan Rao’s five-year-old daughter Aadhya was brutally killed by a youth Karunakar by slitting her throat at his residence at Vihar Colony in Pocharam at Ghatkesar. In the investigation, the police found that row over an extramarital affair of his wife Anusha with two persons was the reason for the murder of Aadhya. In the case, Ghatkesar police arrested Anusha and her two facebook friends Karunakar and Rajasekhar. They were remanded to judicial custody. After facebook friendship, Kalyan Rao, who was native of Bhongir and Anusha of Ananthapur district, fell in love and got married in 2011. They were blessed with a baby girl in 2015.
The family has been living in a rented house at Vihar Colony in Pocharam at Ghatkesar. Kalyan Rao has been working as panchayat secretary of Athmakur(M) for the last three years.
On Saturday, the ninth day ceremony of Aadhya was performed at his house at Kawadiguda in Bhongir town. In a drunken condition, Kalyan Rao had left the house at 1.30 pm and started walking along with the railway track near Bhongir railway station. Some people, who saw him walking along with railway track, cautioned him, but he did not take it seriously and continued walking. When a locomotive was coming on the track, Kalyan Rao had jumped before it and ended his life.
Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP), Bhongir Satyanarayana Rao informed that they have taken up investigation into the incident in all angles taking his daughter’s murder into the consideration. It was suspected that Kalyan Rao might have committed to suicide unable to digest the brutal killing of his daughter. The body of Kalyan Rao has been shifted to an area hospital of Bhongir for post-mortem.