Sad demise of Prof. V.I. Subrahmaniom
Prof. V. I. Subrahmaniom eminent scholar in Linguistics, especially in Dravidian Linguistics passed away. He was the hon. Director of Dravidian Linguistics Association and International School of Dravidian Linguistics(ISDL), Thumba, Kerala. After retearing from service he was living in ISDL. His life was dediacted for Research and Teaching in Linguistics. He took initiatives for conducting Dialect Survey, publication of Journal of Dravidian Linguistics etc.. I taked to him only once in my life. It was a great experience. After hering my paper on Malayalam morphology he called me. We discussed different aspects of Malayalam morphology aroung one hour. It was a wonderful experience. Now he became part of the history of dravidian Linguistics.