Two candidates who contested as Primary Agriculture Credit Society (PACS) directors died on Wednesday. Nageswara Rao (34) who contested for the Palivela PACS in Kothapeta mandal , committed suicide by consuming pesticide unable to bear his defeat.

In another incident, Singam Venkatrao (55), a supporter of the YSR Congress from Ryali in Atreyapuram mandal, died of cardiac arrest on Wednesday after celebrating his victory on Tuesday night.