Malayalam actor Captain Raju died on Monday morning 17/09/2018. The 68-year-old actor passed away at his residence in Kochi, Kerala. A few months ago, the actor had suffered a stroke during a flight to America. After being informed of his condition, the flight was diverted and ended up landing in Oman, Muscat. Following his family's request, the actor was then shifted from Muscat to Kochi for further treatment. His condition had been declared stable at the time. Captain Raju quit the Indian army and began his acting career in 1981. He was a part of over 500 films and had dabbled in television as well. One of his best performances was in Malayalam superstar Mohanlal's Nadodikkattu. He was last seen in 2017's Masterpiece. He is survived by his wife Prameela and son Ravi.
Veteran actress PK Kanchana, 88, who won the state award for best character role (female) in the movie Olappeeppi which was released in 2016, passed away at her ancestral house in Pattanakkad on Thursday. Her funeral will be held on the premises of the house at 2 pm on Friday.
Dubbing artist Anandavally C R, who lent her voice to many actresses in the Malayalam film industry, passed away at a private hospital on Friday following prolonged illness.
എഴുത്തുകാരനും കലാ-സാംസാകാരിക സാമൂഹ്യരംഗത്തും ശ്രദ്ധേയനായ ജോയ് ചെമ്മാച്ചേല് (ജോയി ലൂക്കോസ്55) അന്തരിച്ചു.
Died on 28-12-2018