Former Indian Footballer O Chandrasekharan passed away in Kochi this afternoon. He was 86.
Chandrasekharan was part of the Indian team that participated in the 1960 Rome and the 1964 Tokyo Olympics.
He was also a member of the Indian team that won the gold in 1962 Asian Games in Jakarta and the silver medal in Asian Cup in Tel Aviv the same year.
He captained the Maharashtra team that won the 1963 Santhosh Trophy.
Chandrasekharan played for the Caltex Sports Club, Mumbai and was part of the SBI football team later.