Hyderabad: Labour Minister Ch Malla Reddy on Tuesday said the suspect in the Saidabad rape case would be nabbed soon and that he should be killed in an encounter.
“It is a terrible crime. There should be an encounter. He will be caught and encountered. There is no question of leaving him,” he told the media on the sidelines of an event in the city.
He also said he would help the grieving family in all possible ways.
“We will console the family. We will give ex-gratia. We will help the family in all possible ways,” he added.
Ten teams of the Police are currently on the job to nab Pallakonda Raju, the suspect, who has been absconding since last Thursday after the crime.
The child was allegedly kidnapped by the 30-year-old when she came out of her house. He is suspected to have taken her to his room and killed her after sexually assaulting her.