Malayalam actor Jishu Raghavan passes away after losing battle to cancer

Kochi: Malayalam actor Jishu Raghavan died here on Friday at a private hospital here after losing his battle with cancer. He was 35.

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Jishu Raghavan. Image from IBN Live.

"Around 8.30 a.m. this morning, he passed away in Amrita hospital, where he was undergoing treatment for a long time," a source close to the actor told IANS.

Although detected and cured of cancer two years ago, the disease had relapsed last year.

Jishu, son of popular Malayalam actor Raghavan, he started his cinematic career as a child artist in 1987 Malayalam film Killipatt.

He had also worked in four other Malayalam films including the blockbuster Nammal.

IANS


Published Date: Mar 25, 2016 11:15 am | Updated Date: Mar 25, 2016 11:15 am