Balakrishnan makes it to India Book of World Record in Caricature making

GJ REPORT
KOCHI, AUG 27: Cartoonist on a non-stop drive during an event organized by Thripunithura Municipality ‘Marathon Caricaturing’ is a piece of cake for cartoonist Sajjive Balakrishnan, who has a sweet tooth. When he sat down at Layam Koothambalam in Thripunithura to draw 933 faces in ‘Bahumukham, Bahurasam’ a day-long live caricaturing event organized by Thripunithura Municipality, as a part of Athachamayam festivities. “We made it a point not to have more than 100 people in the queue at any time, as the time taken to draw each person was between 40 to 45 seconds,” said Sudheer Nath, Secretary of Kerala Cartoon Academy, who alongwith cartoonist Unnikrishnan, stayed through the event in solidarity.