Babu Bharadwaj, Well-Known Journalist Passed Away


Babu Bharadwaj, well-known journalist and writer passed away due to cardiac arrest in Kozhikode, Kerala at age of 68. About Babu Bharadwaj: Babu Bharadwaj was a well-known journalist as well as novel and story writer.

Image of Babu Bhardwaj

Image of Babu Bhardwaj

Well Known Journalist

  • He was born in Kozhikode in 1948 at Chemmenchery.
  • He had completed his study at Poyilkavu High School, and later at Malabar Christian College and the Thrissur Engineering College.
  • As a journalist, he had worked in department of prominent print and television media in Kerala.
  • As a writer he had written many novels and stories.
  • His famous works as an author includes Pravasiyude Kurippukal (depicts a life of a man), Kalapangalkkoru Grihapadam, Shavaghoshayathra, Pravasiyude Vazhiyambalangal, Puppet Theatre (short story collection) and Adrushya Nagarangal.
  • He also had produced a Malayalam movie named Iniyum Marichittillatha Nammal (1980) directed by Chintha Ravi.

About his achievements:

  • He had won Kerala Sahitya Akademi award in 2006 for his novel Kalapangalkkoru Grihapadam.

- Published/Last Modified on: April 4, 2016