Veteran music director within the Malayalam movie trade, MK Arjunan, fondly known as Arjunan Grasp, has breathed his final at his residence in Palluruthy, Kochi on the age of 84.

Throughout his illustrious profession, he has composed over 500 songs in 200 Malayalam movies.

Many aren’t any conscious that Arjunan can be mentioned to have given AR Rahman his first break in 1981 when the latter stepped into the music world as a keyboard participant for Malayalam film – Adima Changala.

Sharing the unhappy information of Arjunan’s demise, Resul Pookutty tweeted, “My heartfelt condolences …. lots of your tunes are etched in my reminiscence, your artistry has formed up many generations of music lovers! Your absence is a vacuum…. RIP (sic).”