Two persons were found dead at two different places in the district on Monday.

The body of Chethan Kumar, 28, a casual labourer, was found in an areca nut farm at Bodan Chekatichal under the Badiyadukka police station limits on Monday, the police said on Wednesday. The decomposed body of Kannan, 65, a member of the tribal colony at Kollathur under the Bedakam police station limits, was found in a cashew estate the same day.

The cause of the death could be ascertained only after receiving a post-mortem examination report, police sources said.