C. K. Menon

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Cheril Krishna Menon alias C. K. Menon, (18 September 1949 – 1 October 2019) was an Indian businessman and philanthropist.[1] He was the chairman and chief executive officer of Behzad Corporation, headquartered in Doha, Qatar.[2] He was awarded the 2006 Pravasi Bharatiya Samman. Menon was honored again by the Government of India, in 2009, with the fourth highest Indian civilian award of Padma Shri.[3] He was born in Thrissur, Kerala.

Menon died at a hospital in Chennai, Tamil Nadu on 1 October 2019 at the age of 70.[4]

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  1. "NRI Internet". NRI Internet. 20 March 2011. Retrieved 28 December 2014. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  2. "Behzad". Behzad. 2014. Archived from the original on 15 January 2015. Retrieved 28 December 2014. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  3. "Padma Awards" (PDF). Padma Awards. 2014. Archived from the original (PDF) on 15 November 2014. Retrieved 11 November 2014. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  4. C. K. Menon, Doha industrialist and philanthropist, dies aged 70