S Gopalakrishnan fondly remembers PC Sathish Chandran

This appeared in the Aazhchappadukal column of the SAMAKALIKA MALAYALAM magazine, dated 4 Feb 2011, with S Gopalakrishnan’s fond and moving tribute to one of the defining voices of Indian Radio Broadcasting and a dear friend.

PC Satish Chandran, Roll No 77, of the 1967 Batch Passed Away

The founder secretary of our OBA and one of the most illustrious Old Boys of all, PC Satish Chandran, (yes, the very same from All India Radio), passed away last night. Request all our batchmates , or for that matter whoever is in Thiruvanathapuram to please make sure at least a representative of our batch drop in and convey our heartfelt condolences.