Mammootty expresses shock over John Paul’s demise

Mammootty leaves from hospital after consoling John Paul's family. Photo: Rahul GR/

The sudden demise of popular scriptwriter John Paul has left Mollywood in shock. Mourning the demise of John Paul, Mollywood star Mammootty said that it was unexpected.

“I visited him a few days ago. I expected that he will be back to life soon. His death was unexpected,” said Mammootty.

He was addressing the media after visiting John Paul’s family at a private hospital here.

Mammootty also remembered John Paul’s contributions to the film industry. He also expressed his deep grief over the demise of the great scriptwriter.

John Paul breathed his last on Saturday around 1 pm at a private hospital in Kochi. He was 72.

Some of John Paul's best-known works include 'Chamaram', 'Yathra', 'Kattathe Kilikkoodu' and 'Chamayam'. The gifted writer had also acted in some movies including the Manju Warrier starrer C/o Saira Banu' and the Mammootty starrer Gangster'.

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