Flowers TV channel marketing chief Anto Puthiri passes away
Kochi: Flowers TV channel marketing chief Anto Puthiri (53) passed away at Ernakulam Medical Trust Hospital following a heart attack here on Wednesday.
Anto Puthiri, who was the former executive vice president of Flowers TV and 24 News, has been an active presence in print and television marketing sector for the last 30 years.
A native of Velur in Thrissur district, Antony started his professional life with Eenadu newspaper. He later worked for Mathrubhumi Newspaper and Asianet. He was a vice president at Asianet in New Delhi for over 20 years.
Anto Puthiri has been the marketing chief of Flowers TV for five years. He had reached Kochi from Mumbai for professional reasons.
Anto Puthiri is survived by wife Beena and daughter Nayana Rose. His funeral will be held at St. John Evangelist Church at Kuttamkulam in Velur at 10 am on Thursday.