Veteran actor Soumitra Chatterjee passes away

Veteran actor Soumitra Chatterjee, one of Bengal’s most celebrated actors, died at Kolkata. He was 85.

The condition of legendary actor Soumitra Chatterjee became “very critical and grim” and doctors were trying to save his life, hospital sources said.

The Dada Saheb Phalke awardee was on life support and is not responding, one of the doctors attending him said.