nordvpn
5.8 C
London
Tuesday, February 7, 2023
nordvpn

Soumitra Chatterjee’s Health Condition Very Critical, May Need Dialysis

Legendary actor Soumitra Chatterjee has been put on ventilator support as his health condition is very critical, doctors at a private hospital in Kolkata said.

His blood glucose levels have improved slightly but his kidneys started malfunctioning, report Indian media.

The actor’s platelet count was low and his urine output is not satisfactory, Dr. Arindam Kar, head of the doctors’ team treating the actor, briefed journalists late Monday night.

Soumitra underwent a physical examination again on Tuesday. He has been in Belle Vue Clinic, a private hospital in Minto Park, for the past 22 days. Of these, he was in the Intensive Care Centre (ICU) for 18 days. 

READ MORE: Soumitra Chatterjee Tests Negative for Coronavirus

The 85-year-old Bengali actor tested Covid-19 positive on 6 October and recovered from the infection on 14 October.

Soumitra Chatterjee, the Dada Saheb Phalke award winner, is best known for his collaboration with Oscar-winner Satyajit Ray and the role of Feluda.
 

Apart from Feluda role, Soumitra was a part of several other works of Satyajit Ray. He is also famous for his role as Apu in the Bangla film Apu’r Sangshar or The World Of Apu. Some of his best films include Ashani Sanket, Ghare Baire, Aranyer Din Ratri, Charulata, Shakha Proshakha, Jhinder Bandi, Saat Pake Bandha.

Soumitra Chatterjee or Chattopadhyay was born on 19 January 1935 in Krishnanagar in the Riveria district of West Bengal. He studied literature at Amherst Street City College, Kolkata University. In 1959 he first acted in the film ‘Apur Sansar’ directed by Satyajit Ray. He has acted in 14 of Satyajit’s 34 films. He also acted in dramas besides films. 

SEE ALSO: Soumitra Chatterjee Tests Positive for Covid-19

Subscribe to Our Latest Newsletter

To Read Our Exclusive Content, Sign up Now.
$5/Monthly, $50/Yearly

NordPass
u7buyut

RECENT POSTS

Baidu Plans to Test Ernie Bot-Like ChatGPT in March

As interest in generative artificial intelligence (AI) continues to...

All New Shows on Amazon Prime in February 2023 [You Must Watch]

Are you looking for all New Shows on Amazon...

Google Unveils AI Bard to Rival OpenAI’s ChatGPT

Google is currently running tests on Bard, its competitor...

The 7 Main Categories of Bidets that are There

A bidet is a type of toilet with an...

Top 5 Best Menswear Stores in Los Angeles

Because LA is so large and has many diverse...

LIFESTYLE

BUSINESS

TECHNOLOGY

HEALTH

FEATURED STORIES