Noted physician Dr VP Ambujakshan passes away in Kozhikode
Kozhikode: Former chief of general medicine at Kozhikode Government Medical College and senior consultant physician at the Fathima Hospital here, Dr VP Ambujakshan, passed away. He was 85.
The end came at a private hospital here on Wednesday. He slipped and fell in the front yard of his residence on Tuesday evening and was taken to hospital. He was shifted to ventilator on Wednesday early morning after his condition worsened.
An Ernakulam Kumbalangi native, Ambujakshan was staying at the ‘Vasantham’ house on Gandhi Road near Christian College.
He is survived by wife PV Vasantha (Kuttyadi) and daughter Beena Rajan.
The funeral will be held at electric crematorium on Mavoor Road on Thursday at 5 pm.