Kochi: Director-General of Prosecution V.G. Govindan Nair, 73, died on Tuesday at a private hospital here.
He is survived by his wife and a daughter. He had been under treatment for cancer at the hospital.
The body was kept for public viewing at the office of the Bar Council of Kerala. Chief Justice J. Chelameswar, judges, Advocate-General C.P. Sudhakara Prasad, Kerala High Court Advocates Association president V.V. Sidhardhan and lawyers paid homage. Later, the body was taken to Thiruvananthapuram.