Location: Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh, India

I found it at night time near a lake

It was quite small in size ( 5-6 cm Approx.) having dark brown spots all over its body and three prominent green stripes running along the length of its body and 2 stripes running across its upper body ( one crossing over its eyes).

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Looks to me like an Indus Valley bullfrog (Hoplobatrachus tigerinus). Your specimen would be a bit small, but the species is nocturnal, the area fits and the patterning looks like a decent match as well:

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