A Telugu Desam Party activist K. Narasimha Rao was killed by unknown persons in Botimeedipalle village of Obulavaripalle mandal in Kadapa district, Saturday midnight. Narasimha Rao, who quit YSR Congress and joined TDP a week ago, got drunk in celebrations after TDP backed candidate Suhasini was elected as sarpanch of Botimeedipalle panchayat. He was fatally hit on his head while returning home , police said.

-Special Correspondent