TDP municipal councillor Sadhik was brutally killed at Tadipatri in Anantapur district on Thursday evening.
He was attacked by some unknown persons at Yallanuru road in the town.
The seriously injured Sadhik was shifted to a nearby hospital. But, he died soon after he was admitted to the hospital.
Security has been tightened in the town inview of the killing of the leader.
District SP Rajasekhara Babu visited the site of the incident.