The 35-year-old actor who breathed his last at hospital in Kochi, was diagnosed with cancer , for the first time in 2013 and had been completely cured of it. But the actor diagnosed with cancerous tumor for the second time in April last year.
Jishnu was the son of famous Malayalam actor Raghavan. He is survived by wife Dhanya Rajan, who is an architect by profession.
Jishnu made his acting debut as a male lead with Nammal in 2002, which was a major hit. His performance in the film earned him Mathrubhumi Award and Kerala Film Critics Award for the Best Male Debut.