Thrissur: The condition of music composer and instrumentalist Philip V. Francis, who was admitted with severe head injuries to a private hospital here on February 25, was reported to be critical on Monday. He had sustained injuries after falling from a motorcycle on which he was riding pillion. He was put on ventilatoron Monday night. Mr. Francis is a well-known instrumentalist and has played in several bands. He is a disciple of Ustad Fayyaz Khan of the Delhi gharana. — Staff Reporter