HYDERABAD: In a shocking incident, a Deputy Tahsildar rank officer and his friend intruded into the house of Special Secretary and senior IAS officer Smitha Sabharwal and created commotion in the posh gated community in Jubilee hills locality late night on January 20, 2022, in Hyderabad recently.
Though, the incident took place two days ago, it came to light on social media on January 22, 2023 with the posting by the IAS officer in her Twitter account who stated: “Had this most harrowing experience, a night back when an intruder broke into my house. I had the presence of mind to deal and save my life. Lessons: No matter how secure you think you are – always check the doors/locks personally. Dial 100 in emergency”.
Deputy Tahsildar rank officer Anand Kumar Reddy, who is presently on deputation with Civil Supplies department along with his friend went to the woman IAS officer’s house in Jubilee hills locality on the pretext of ‘talk relating to some of his job work” at 11.30 pm. He knocked the door and the officer opened the door with a shock to see a stranger late night at her house. She asked: Who are you and why did you come? She also raised an alarm by making loud noise and the police rushed to the spot and arrested Anand Kumar Reddy and his friend, who was waiting in the car. Sources said that the deputy tahsildar had retweeted some of the tweets posted by the IAS officer.