The forest department has summoned the duo that trespassed onto forest land and performed the reckless act.
Gopi, 62, and Sajeevan,38, from 301 Colony went missing at around 4 pm in the dam waters.
Rajappan, a resident of Tamil Nadu who reached Attapadi to stay with his daughter met with the tragedy.
It was while working at a hospital in the UAE that Shabna had a sudden desire to be a mahout. She soon quit her job.
The deceased is Cholamala Kunjavaran, 58, a resident of Elambilery
The Forest Department had deployed a team to scare away the tusker after six people injured themselves while fleeing from it.
Forest minister A K Saseendran said that priority is given to driving the elephant back into the forest.
The victim was crossing a plantation after buying provisions when he was attacked by the herd.
The farmer was attacked by a female elephant that was accompanied by a calf.
The incident took place at around 11 am when Thankachan was on the way to Chirappullumala, a tourism destination.