A fund for providing financial assistance to the family of Charchavedi Babu, a known figure in the artistic and literary circles in the city, has been constituted by his well-wishers. He passed away recently.

Chief Minister Oommen Chandy is the chief patron of the fund committee to be chaired by former minister M. Vijayakumar. Speaker G. Karthikeyan, Ministers P.K. Kunhalikutty, K.C. Joseph, V.S. Sivakumar, Ganesh Kumar and P.K. Abdu Rabb, Mayor K. Chandrika, poets O.N.V. Kurup, Sugatha Kumari and Puthussery Ramachandran, writer G.N. Panicker, political leaders O. Rajagopal, V.M. Sudheeran, N.K. Premachandran, actor Madhu, Shashi Tharoor, MP, are also members of the committee. People can make donations to SBT Karamana Branch account number 67157827604. For details contact 9447402947.

Keywords: Oommen Chandy