A popular Keralite radio jockey was hacked to death in Thiruvananthapuram on Tuesday. 

The deceased, Rajesh (34), was a former RJ with a private FM channel and also a folk singer. Rajesh was hacked to death while another person was injured in an attack by a four-member gang at Madavoor in the early hours of the day.

According to the police, the accused barged into a recording studio where Rajesh used to record folk songs and hacked him. 

Rajesh, along with his friend, was taking rest in their office when the attack took place as per preliminary information, the police said.

Rajesh is survived by his wife and a son.

(With PTI inputs)