Former minister and APCOB chairman Pinnamaneni Venkateswara Rao was seriously injured, while his wife Satyavani and driver Dasu were killed in a tragic road accident on the outskirts of Hyderabad in the wee hours of Tuesday. According to reports, Pinnamaneni, accompanied by his wife, was on way to Hyderabad from Vijayawada when his vehicle overturned at at Pahadi Shareef near Hyderabad.
Satyavani and driver Dasu were killed on the spot, while Pinnamaneni was admitted to a private hospital in serious condition. Reports say that the accident took place as the driver lost control over the wheel and Satyavani suffered serious injuries causing her instant death. The bodies were shifted to Gandhi hospital for postmortem.
Several political leaders are visiting the hospital to console Pinnamaneni.