Prominent music composer Raghu Kumar has passed away today morning followed by kidney failure. At the time of death, he was in a private hospital in Chennai and was well over 60 years of age. It is known that he has been under medical observation for the past one week, and the funeral function will take place in Vasanth Nagar tomorrow.
The ace music composer, who gifted many melodious songs to the Malayalee film music lovers, started off the career through the movie ‘Visham’ in 1981. Composing music for hit movies such as ‘Aram Plus Aram Kinnaram’, ‘Thalavattam’, ‘Hello My Dear Wrong Number’, ‘Shyama’, ‘Boeing Boeing’, ‘Maya Mayuram’. He was married to veteran actress Bhavani and has two daughters – Bhavana and Bhavitha.