Dubai: Prominent businessman and Atlas Group Chairman M M Ramachandran passed away. He died on Sunday night at a private hospital in Dubai due to a heart attack. He was shifted to the hospital after he felt chest pain on Saturday night. He had been suffering from age related ailments.
A native of Thrissur Mullassery Madhukara, he started his professional career as a bank employee. Later he turned into various businesses. Invested in healthcare, real estate and film production. Produced films like Vaishali, Vastuhara, Dhanam and Sukrutham. He has acted in films like Arabikatha, Malabar Wedding and 2 Harihar Nagar. He was imprisoned in Dubai in 2015 on charges of financial crimes and was released from prison in 2018.