Writer Shri E. Harikumar passed away
peacefully in his sleep in the wee hours of 24th March
2020 due to Cancer. He was 76. He is survived by his
wife Lalitha Harikumar, Son Ajay and daughter-in-law
For all those who were bound to him by the tender
thread of love, his departure tantamount to loss of
a part of their own selves. For none who came in touch
with this magnificent writer could help not making
him part of their self; so strong used to be his emotional
This page records the media reports following his
sad demise and also the unique memorabilia which are
nothing but the emotions penned down by his admirers.
We hope Shri E. Harikumar would receive sustained
acclaim from the discerning readers posthumously in
much greater measure than what he had received during
We will continue to maintain this website with the
help of his close family and friends and try our very
best to maintain the same high standards that Shri
E. Harikumar had when he designed, created content
and maintained this website for almost 20 years.
About E Harikumar
E. Harikumar (13 July 1943 – 24 March 2020) was an Indian short story writer & novelist in Malayalam, the language of Kerala. Born in Ponani a coastal town and his parents were Edasseri Govindan Nair, a well-known poet & playwright, and E. Janaki Amma.