Kochi: Renowned Malayalam poet and lyricist Beeyar Prasad passed away this afternoon. He was 61. He had been under treatment for last few months. He breathed his last at a private hospital in Changanassery.
Beeyar Prasad, native of Mankombu in Alappuzha district, penned down several hit songs for Malayalam movies. He also worked as a presenter in Asianet channel too.
Kilichundan Mambazham, Vettam, Jalolsavam are some of the films in which Beeyar Prasad had shown his talent. Thattinpurath Achuthan is the last movie for which he wrote lyrics.