Kishan Reddy, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) legislator in Telangana Assembly, condemned severely, the hunting and killing of deer in Mahadevpur forest area of Bhupalapally district, in Telangana State (TS). He said that the culprits threatened to shoot forest officials and attacked them, when caught. Why did the police not register attempt to murder case against them, he questioned. Describing the culprits as beasts, he said that severe action should be taken against as per Wild Life Protection Act. It is learnt that a TRS minister's son is involved.