Tue, Nov 17, 2015, 04:43 PM
Music composer Keeravani explained that his full name is Markathamani Keeravani. He was introduced to well-known Tamil director Balachandra, who wished to call him Markathamani (Emerald). Later, in Hindi, they gave him a fancy pen name which stuck, he said. Though he has various names in various languages, his official name is Keeravani, he concluded. ?I am neither God nor criminal,? he claimed.