- Bengal’s celebrated actor Soumitra Chatterjee died on Sunday
- He was 85
- “An iconic legend,” tweeted Large B on Sunday for Soumitra Chatterjee
“A mild soul and ample expertise,” wrote Amitabh Bachchan in a transferring publish for Bengal’s celebrated actor Soumitra Chatterjee on Sunday. Soumitra Chatterjee, 85, died on Sunday afternoon in Kolkata. Paying a tribute to the long-lasting actor of the Bengali cinema, Amitabh Bachchan shared an image of himself and the late actor and described him as “one of many mightiest pillars of movie business.” He tweeted: “Soumitra Chatterjee… an iconic legend… one of many mightiest pillars of the movie business, has fallen…a mild soul and ample expertise…final met him on the IFFI in Kolkata…prayers.” In his weblog, Large B wrote: “Soumitra Chatterjee .. a prolific big and icon .. a legend of the Bengal Movie Trade .. passes away .. simply prayers for the departed soul and a helplessness… met him final on the IFFI at Kolkata…. a mild human, humble and stuffed with grace.”
Learn Amitabh Bachchan’s tweet right here:
T 3722 – Soumitra Chatterjee .. an iconic legend .. one of many mightiest pillars of the Movie Trade, .. has fallen .. a mild soul and ample expertise .. final met him on the IFFI in Kolkata ..
Prayers .. pic.twitter.com/GSFYacxKCh
— Amitabh Bachchan (@SrBachchan) November 15, 2020
Soumitra Chatterjee’s final rites had been carried out at Keoratala Crematorium in Kolkata on Sunday night with full police honours. The funeral was attended by West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, in addition to a number of Bengali cinema celebrities and a whole bunch of followers.
The thespian was admitted to Belle Vue Clinic on October 6 with COVID-19. His recovered from the virus in few days however his well being situation worsened as days handed. Shortly after he examined unfavourable for the virus, he was placed on life assist and on Saturday, he stopped responding to any of the therapies. “Soumitra Chatterjee just isn’t responding to therapy. Even miracles could fall brief on this state of affairs,” a physician who was treating him in Kolkata’s Belle Vue Clinic had stated on Saturday.
After Soumitra Chatterjee’s dying, an official assertion was launched that learn: “We declare with heavy coronary heart that Shri Soumitra Chattopadhyay breathed his final at 12-15 pm at Belle Vue Clinic at this time (15 November 2020). We pay our homage to his soul.”
Soumitra Chatterjee was best-known for taking part in the roles of Apu in Apur Sansar and Feluda in Sonar Kella and Pleasure Baba Felunath, all three directed by Satyajit Ray. He collaborated with Satyajit Ray for 14 instances. A few of their movies are Charulata, Devi, Teen Kanya, Ghare Baire, and Ganashatru.