The country, on Friday morning, woke up to an unexpected turn in the rape and murder of Telangana veterinarian.
All the four accused in the gruesome rape and murder of the Hyderabad-based vet have been encountered by the Telangana Police on early Friday. The accused were killed when they allegedly tried to escape from Chatanpally, which is 50 km away from Hyderabad.
Celebrities took to their social media to express their happiness on the shocking, yet satisfiable act. Here are some of their reactions:
Rakul Preet Singh: How far can you run away after committing a crime like Rape .. #JusticeFor***** #Encounter thankyou #Telangana police
Nagarjuna Akkineni: This morning I wake up to the news and JUSTICE HAS BEEN SERVED !! #Encounter
Allu Arjun: Allu Arjun shared a picture with a black background which had 'JUSTICE SERVED' written on it.
Samantha Akkineni: I love TELANGANA . Fear is a great solution and sometimes the only solution .
She also added, "I didn't say anything about the incident when it happened because every message I received accusing me of not paying my condolences to the victims was a reminder of how little I have done to help the women in my society and one tweet wasn't going to free me of that guilt ..."
Junior NTR: JUSTICE SERVED! Now, Rest In Peace Disha.
Hansika Motwani: JUSTICE SERVED! #JusticeFor*****
Rishi Kapoor: Bravo Telangana Police. My congratulations!
Anupam Kher: Congratulations and #JaiHo to #TelenganaPolice for shooting down the four rapists of #***** in an "ENCOUNTER". चलो! अब जितने भी लोगों ने ऐसा घिनोना अपराध करने वालों के ख़िलाफ़ आवाज़ उठाई थी और उनके लिए ख़तरनाक से ख़तरनाक सज़ा चाही थी, मेरे साथ ज़ोर से बोलो - #जयहो।👏👍
Sonal Chauhan: I know this will spark many debates but can I just say a big thank you and salute the @TelanganaPolice You guys are the real heroes. We are so proud of you. Justice has been served. #Encounter #poeticjustice #justice
Raashi Khanna: A big salute to the Hyderabad police! Justice seems to have been served! #RIP***** #Encounter
(Social media posts are not edited except for the victim's name which has been beeped to protect privacy)