Kozhikode: Senior journalist and translator P M Sudhakaran passed away at a private hospital in Kozhikode on Tuesday morning at about 1 ’0 clock following a heart attack. He was 74.
He was part of the editorial team of the Kerala Bhasha Institute and had worked in Kuwait Times, Oman Times, etc. He was made prisoner in Kuwait. He was part of Mathrubhumi for 21 long years and is executive assistant to Mathrubhumi managing director M P Veerendrakumar.
Sudhakaran is son of Ozhur Padinjaremadathil Shankaran Vaidyar and Nanniamma. Wife Cholakootil Rathanakumari. Children Sandeep Sudhakaran (sub editor, Mathrubhumi, Kottakkal) and Sajna Sudhakaran (teacher, SSM HS, Tanur). The final rites will take place on Tuesday afternoon at about 3 on the premises of his residence Padinjaremadathil.