All the four accused in the rape and murder case were killed in an encounter in Chatanapalli in Shadnagar near Hyderabad in the early hours of Friday.
Cyberabad Police Commissioner Sajjanar confirmed the encounter and death of the four accused. Police said all four accused in the rape and murder case of a 25-year-old woman were killed in retaliatory fire with the police on Friday morning last month.
A senior official said the incident occurred when the culprit was taken to the site to reconstruct the site as part of the crime. According to preliminary reports, the police were trying to reconstruct the crime scene when the accused tried to flee.
Police opened fire after warning and all four died on the spot.