G HiranKozhikode: Noted scriptwriter G Hiran passed away at a private hospital in Kochi on Wednesday. He was 53.

Hiran was working as a programme producer at Akashavani Kochi station.

He had written the script for the films Kazhchakkapuram and Kalyana Unnikal, directed by VR Gopalakrishnan and Jagathy Sreekumar respectively. 

Hiran, a native of Thalayolapparamby in Vaikom, had worked as programme producer at Akashavani's Kozhikode and Manjeri stations.

He had written and directed the noted programme Monchum Mozhi of Kozhikode station.