Thilakan, lyricist Yousefali Kecheri and composer M.G.
Radhakrishnan were felicitated at 'Gurupranamam', a function
organized by the Malayalam Cine Technicians' Association (MACTA) at
Thrissur District Co-operative Bank Hall on Thursday. They were
also given special memberships in MACTA in the function as an
honour to their comprehensive contributions and service to the
Malayalam film industry.
MACTA chairman Hari Kumar chaired the function which was
inaugurated by literary giant M.T. Vasudevan Nair. Addressing the
function, M.T. Vasudevan Nair recalled their contribution to
Malayalam cinema. He said that the cine artistes should be attached
to society. "They should also think what they can contribute to the
society and humanity rather than their own gain."
Writer-director Lohithadas, director Satyan Anthikad and singer
K.S. Chitra paid homage to Thilakan, Yusefali Kecheri and M.G.
Joshi, K. Madhu, Kamal, Priyanandanan, Kalavoor Ravikumar, B.
Unnikrishnan, T.G. Ravi, S.N. Samy, Sobhana Parameswaran Nair, M.P.
Sukumaran Nair, Madhu Kaithapram, Chittoor Gopi, Sreejith Ravi,
Balachandran Chullikad, Biju Narayanan, KFDC Chairman K.G. George,
Film Academy Chairman K.R. Mohanan, Film Employees' Federation
Chairman Sibi Malayil, Kerala Film Chamber President Dr. Fazal
Gafoor, Santhimadom Chairman Dr. Radhakrishnan also attended the