Asianet former director MPK Nair passed away at his residence in Wadakkanchery, Thrissur on Thursday. He was 84. 


Started his career in banking, Nair became the general manager of Union Bank. He was the Chairman of Federal Bank from 1986 to 1995. After his stint at the top of Federal Bank, Nair became part of the Asianet family as director. He was one of the early leaders of Asianet. 


Later he established Ayur Yogasram, an Ayurveda Centre, in his home village. 


His last rites will be performed at Parlikkad in Thrissur on Saturday. He is survived by two sons and a daughter.