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The character is famous for moliyuum impish pranks and innocent retorts. Boban and Molly, twin brother and sister from the rural environs of central Travancore became popular in Kerala through the Malayala Manorama weeklywhich published the strip for almost four decades.

The foolish president of the Kizhukkamthookku gram panchayat. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. The main characters of the series, two year-old twins.

It is known that Toms named Boban and Molly after two children in his neighbourhood who one day came to him and asked him to draw their picture. A little dog owned by the Pothan family. The English version of the title logo of Boban and Molly comics.

Boban and Molly

The controversy became a debating point in the local media and later attracted the attention of the national media. After leaving the Malayala Manorama, he started publishing the strip in the magazine Kalakaumudiagainst which the Manorama went to court. The strips generally narrates the mischievous antics of the six-year-old, who constantly puts his parents and teachers in a spot of molijum.


It was first published in and has been in print ever since. It is said that Toms even influenced the way hobanum Malayali read a magazine — from back to front— thanks to his strip which appeared in the back pages of the Malayala Manorama weekly.

It was only after an bobznum legal battle with Malayala Manoramathe “Toms Magazine” came into stands. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

Boban and Molly – Wikipedia

Toms achieved enormous success and fame through Boban and Molly, and became one of the most influential comic artists in Kerala. The dog can be seen with the kids in almost bobanjm panel.

The political and social issues are predominantly discussed in the series produced in the later period. Pages using deprecated image syntax Character pop Converting comics character infoboxes. Toms joined Malayala Manorama, the most popular daily in Kerala, as a cartoonist inand worked there till retiring as an assistant editor in June Now, they promise a laugh riot on TV”.


The author often uses Moljyum to introduce and explain contemporary events and political changes in the society. A local court temporarily restrained Toms and permitted Manorama to continue publication of the Boban and Molly.

This page was last edited on 20 Septemberat Views Read Edit View history. Boban and Molly Malayalam: Toms Publications formerly Malayala Manorama and Kalakaumudi. Retrieved from ” https: Indian comics Malayalam comics comics debuts Comics characters introduced in Humor comics Satirical comics Fictional Indian people Fictional twins Fictional tricksters Comics set in India Child characters in comics Male characters in comics Female characters in comics Comics adapted into films.

They hail from a middle class Christian family in central Travancore.