Writer and Kendra Sahithya Academy Award winner C Raghavan, 79, died in Kasargod on Saturday, Feb 20, morning. He was ailing for quite sometime and the end came at a private hospital here around 1.30 am. The body was kept at the Public Library in Pulikkunnu in the morning.
The body was taken to his ancestral house in Uduma in the afternoon and cremated at the family graveyard in the evening with state honours.
Born in 1931 at Kulathur village, C Raghavan had his higher education in Mangalore, Thrissur and Bangalore.
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