K. Madhaiyan (42), a labourer of Kattur, was found dead with his throat slit at his residence here on Friday. The police said that he was married to Muniyammal (35) and they have three children. He was living separated.

Special buses

In view of Ugadi festival on March 31, the Tamil Nadu State Transport Corporation (Salem Division) would operate special buses to Madheswaran Hills between March 28 and April 1. Special buses would be operated from Salem through Mecheri and Mettur, from Mettur through Kolathur and Palar, from Krishnagiri through Dharmapuri and Mettur and from Hosur through, Krishnagiri, and Dharmapuri.