Kannur: Mathrubhumi News senior cameraman Pratheesh M Vellikkeel died in a bike accident on Monday night. He was 35. The accident took place when his bike collided with an electric post at Valapattanam. The last rites will be performed near Vellikkeel library.
He was a popular journalist in Kannur for more than a decade. He started his career with a local channel and later joined India Vision in 2007. He joined Mathrubhumi News in 2012.
He is the son of late Narayanan and Narayani Maniyambara. He is survived by wife Heshma and two brothers Abhilash and Nidheesh.