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Noted Film director K R Mohanan dead

Noted Film director K R Mohanan dead

 Jun 25, 2017

Noted Malayalam film maker K.R.Mohanan is no more. He was 69.Mohanan was undergoing treatment at a private hospital for the last one month following infection in the small intestine. He had to undergo three surgeries. He breathed his last by Sunday afternoon in Kalabhavan in Thiruvananthapuram, the headquarters of Kerala State Film Development Corporation. Film directors, actors, technicians and people from all walks of life in Kerala lined up at Kalabhavan to pay the last tributes to the departed film maker. The body is to be taken to his native place Chavakkad by Sunday late night.

Mohanettan, as he was affectionately called by those in the film field ,had won several awards for the films he had directed. Prominent among the movies he made were Aswathama, Swaroopam and Purushartham. There were several documentaries which won him laurels.

K.R.Mohanan was the Director of Kerala Chalachithra Academy for some time. He was also Director, Internationa l Film Festival of Kerala (IFFK).

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