KOZHIKODE: Drama and film actor Sudhakaran died here Monday. He was 73. He died at a private hospital in the district where he was undergoing treatment for old age ailments. Cremation will take place later. He leaves behind his wife Suryaprabha and son actor Sudheesh and daughter-in-law Dhanya.
He was born to Madhavan Menon and Janaki Amma on September 28 in 1943. He played a role in drama of Akkitham tiled Ee Edathi Nonaye Parayoo when he was in the eighth standard in 1957. He later became active in drama. He later bagged a silver medal for best comedian in a drama in 1964.