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NRI businessman C.K Menon passes away


THRISSUR: Norka Roots vice-chairman Cheril Krishna Menon, also known as CK Menon, a prominent businessman from Thrissur and a philanthropist, died at the age of 70 on Tuesday while undergoing treatment at a private hospital in Chennai.

Born on September 18, 1949, Menon did his schooling at CMS High School, Thrissur, and completed Pre-University from St Thomas College. He graduated from Sree Kerala Varma College and later pursued law at Law College Jabalpur.

As he moved to Qatar after ending his two-year career as an advocate in the High Court, it was the beginning of his journey as a businessman.

He founded Behzad group of companies that was involved in fuel transportation. He later diversified into many other sectors, including finance, steel and infrastructure.

As a philanthropist, Menon had contributed to many purposes like upgrading schools and educational institutions and constructing houses for underprivileged families.

In 2006, he was awarded the Pravasi Bharatheeya Samman and in 2009, he was bestowed with Padmashree.

ഏറ്റവും പുതിയ വാർത്തകൾക്കും വീഡിയോകൾക്കും സബ്‌സ്ക്രൈബ് ചെയ്യുക

കമന്റ് ബോക്‌സിലെ അഭിപ്രായങ്ങള്‍ സുപ്രഭാതത്തിന്റേതല്ല. വായനക്കാരുടേതു മാത്രമാണ്. അശ്ലീലവും അപകീര്‍ത്തികരവും ജാതി, മത, സമുദായ സ്പര്‍ധവളര്‍ത്തുന്നതുമായ അഭിപ്രായങ്ങള്‍ പോസ്റ്റ് ചെയ്യരുത്. ഇത്തരം അഭിപ്രായങ്ങള്‍ രേഖപ്പെടുത്തുന്നത് കേന്ദ്രസര്‍ക്കാറിന്റെ ഐടി നയപ്രകാരം ശിക്ഷാര്‍ഹമാണ്.