Popular fiction writer Sudhakar Mangalodayam passes away
Kottayam: Noted popular fiction writer in Malayalam Sudhakar Mangalodayam passed away in Kottayam on Friday at 6 in the evening. He was 72. The last rites will be held at his residence on Saturday at 10 in the morning. The writer was under treatment for age related ailments for last one year.
Sudhakar Mangalodayam gained popularity through his novels published in various weekly magazines from 1980's. His novels were mainly noted for the portrayal of love, romance and emotions and thereby attracted many readers.
Sudhakar Mangalodayam has penned many novels which were published in weeklies and in the form of books. Some of his works were later adapted into television serials and movies. He also penned screenplay for some of them.
Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan condoled the demise of Sudhakar Mangalodayam.