O.N.V Kurup turns 84

Noted Malayalam poet and film lyricist O.N.V Kurup turned 84 on Wednesday.

The birthday celebrations of the poet, who bagged the Jnanpith award for the year 2007, was inaugurated by author M.T Vasudevan Nair at Kerala University Senate Hall.

Poets from Kannada, Gujarati, Hindi, Tamil and other Indian languages would attend a Poets’ Meet here on May 28 as part of the four-day celebrations.