Sandhya Mukhopadhyay passes away at 90


Legendary singer Sandhya Mukhopadhyay breathed her last on Tuesday evening at the age of 90. Trinamool MP Shantanu Sen announced on Twitter.

As per hospital sources, the singer died due to massive cardiac arrest. Family members have already reached the hospital. The body will be taken to Rabindra Sadan tomorrow at 12 noon. From there it will be taken to Keoratala crematorium. As declared by Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, a gun salute will be held in her honour.

The singer fell ill after she accidently slipped at her washroom in the last week of January. She was then rushed to SSKM hospital via green corridor and admitted to the Woodburn ward.

She was hospitalized with fever, shortness of breath and lung infection and was later tested positive. Banerjee later visited her and announced she be shifted to a private hospital in the capital city.

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