A man killed his wife’s parents in 16 Chintala Thanda of Chennaraopet mandal on Thursday. The accused, Mekala Nagaraju, is a resident of Gundenga Village in Gudur mandal of Mahabubabad district.

According to police, Nagaraju and Deepika were in a relationship and eloped, getting married in October 2023. Deepika’s father filed a missing person complaint with Subedari Police Station in Hanmakonda.

Police traced the couple, brought them to the station, and after counseling, allowed them to leave as they were adults. The couple then moved to Hyderabad.