Noted poet and lyricist Pazhavila Ramesan passed away at a private hospital in Thiruvananthapuram on Thursday. He was 83 years old. He was suffering from age-related issues.
Ramesan has penned songs for films like ‘Asamsakalode’, ‘Malooty’, ‘Uncle Bun’, ‘Vasudha’ and others. A recipient of Kerala Sahithya Akademi Award, he has penned a lot of literary works.
He also served as the director of Kerala Bhasha Institute. The poet is survived by his wife V. Radha and children Soorya Santhosh and Soumya Subash.
His cremation took place at Santhikavadam at Thycaud in Thiruvananthapuram on Friday.