Veteran Malayalam actor-director P Balachandran took his last breath early Monday. He was 70. Balachandran was undergoing treatment and have been on life support. He is survived by his wife Sreelatha and two children.
Balachandran was for his works in Malayalam literature, a noted playwright have been the recipient of the Kerala Sahitya Akademi Award and Kerala professional Natraka Award. The state award winner has also made been acting for a couple of films. he was last seen as an actor and scriptwriter for Tovino starrer film Edakkad Battalion