Nagi Reddy, the husband of Bayamma, Nelakota Sarpanch in Dharmavaram mandal, was killed by his rivals who attacked him with sickles on Saturday morning. The attack took place when he came to the MPDO's office at Dharmavaram. He sustained head injuries. The attackers fled the scene.

The critically injured Nagi Reddy was rushed to the Dharmavaram government hospital. The doctors administered first aid advised to take him to Kurnool. However, he succumbed to injuries soon after he was admitted in Kurnool General Hospital.

Bayamma told she suspected the hand of her husband's rivals Obi Reddy and Bhaskar Reddy in the attack.