A 45-year-old woman was killed in a group clash between the TDP and YSRCP supporters at Mallaram village in Thallada mandal around midnight on Saturday.

The deceased has been identified as D. Venkamma (45), a TDP supporter. The incident was fallout of a quarrel between the two groups in the aftermath of the recently held local body polls.

Tension gripped the village following the incident. The relatives of the deceased staged a demonstration in the village on Sunday morning. Police officials rushed to the village to defuse tension.