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'End Of An Era': How India Is Mourning Iconic Actor Soumitra Chatterjee's Demise

Actors, politicians, writers, and fans took to social media to salute the actor's life and craft.

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'End Of An Era': How India Is Mourning Iconic Actor Soumitra Chatterjee's Demise
Soumitra Chatterjee
Sanjay Rawat
'End Of An Era': How India Is Mourning Iconic Actor Soumitra Chatterjee's Demise
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2020-11-15T17:03:28+05:30

Legendary Bengali actor Soumitra Chatterjee passed away on Sunday afternoon in Kolkata, after battling ill health for over a month. The Dadasaheb Phalke award-winning actor is celebrated for his collaborations with Oscar-winning director Satyajit Ray and his sixty-year-long contribution to cinema. 

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Tributes instantly poured in online to honour and remember the actor's rich legacy.

Chatterjee had tested positive for Covid-19 last month and was admitted to Kolkata's Belle Vue Clinic hospital since October 6.  "We declare with heavy heart that Shri Soumitra Chattopadhyay breathed his last at 12-15 pm at Belle Vue Clinic today (15 November 2020). We pay our homage to his soul," an official statement said.


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