Eminent industrialist and Atlas Group Chairman MA Ramachandran passed away. He is popularly known as Atlas Ramachandran and is a native of Thrissur Mullassery Madhukkara. He died of cardiac arrest in a private hospital in Dubai. He was eighty years old.
He was admitted to hospital due to physical ailments and had an operation the other day. Apart from jewellery, he also invested in real estate and film industry. Produced films like Vaishali, Vastuhara, Dhanam and Sukritam. He has acted in films like Arabikatha and Malabar Wedding. Funeral at 4pm at Jebel Ali Cemetery, Dubai.