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Veteran Bengali actor Soumitra Chatterjee tests positive for Covid-19

Veteran Bengali actor Soumitra Chatterjee tested positive for COVID-19 on Tuesday, health officials said

Coronavirus | Cinema

Press Trust of India  |  Kolkata 

Soumitra Chatterjee. Photo: Wikipedia
Soumitra Chatterjee. Photo: Wikipedia

Veteran Bengali actor Soumitra

Chatterjee tested positive for COVID-19 on Tuesday, health officials said.

He has been admitted to a hospital in Kolkata, they said.

The octogenarian actor was unwell and he tested positive for the infection on Tuesday morning, a senior health official said.

"His samples were tested for COVID-19 on Monday and the reports came today," he added.

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First Published: Tue, October 06 2020. 12:49 IST