Perumpuzha Gopalakrishnan passes away
Thiruvananthapuram: Lyricist, writer and CPI leader Perumpuzha Gopalakrishnan passed away. He was 89. He was the former national vice president of Indian People's Theatre Association (IPTA).
The funeral will be held at Santhi Kavadam in Thycaud at 2 pm on Tuesday.
Born in Perumpuzha in Kollam district, Gopalakrishnan was a post graduate. He completed his education in Perumpuzha and in Kollam SN College. He was an active student activist.
He was the first editor of services magazine Kerala Service. He also worked with NGO union and joint council. He retired as the research officer at Kerala State Film Development Corporation and was a director board member of KSFDC.
Gopalakrishnan has penned the biographies of G. Devarajan master and P. Bhasakaran besides several collections of poetry and studies on films.