The filmmaker was having kidney illnesses for a very long time and present process dialysis twice per week often
Eminent film director Buddhadeb Dasgupta died at his residence right here early on Thursday attributable to old-age associated illnesses, members of the family mentioned.
He was 77.
Dasgupta is survived by his spouse and two daughters from his earlier marriage.
The nationwide award-winning director was having kidney illnesses for a very long time and present process dialysis twice per week often, members of the family mentioned.
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee condoled his loss of life.
“Saddened at the passing away of eminent filmmaker Buddhadeb Dasgupta. Through his works, he infused lyricism into the language of cinema. His death comes as a great loss for the film fraternity. Condolences to his family, colleagues and admirers,” Banerjee mentioned on Twitter.
Condoling his loss of life, filmmaker Goutam Ghosh mentioned, “Buddha da was making films, writing articles and active despite failing health. He had directed Tope and Urojahaz even when he was not well. It is a great loss for all of us.”
Prime Minister Narendra Modi additionally expressed his condolences, and famous that his various works struck a chord with all sections of society.
Modi tweeted, “Anguished by the demise of Shri Buddhadeb Dasgupta. His diverse works struck a chord with all sections of society. He was also an eminent thinker and poet. My thoughts are with his family and several admirers in this time of grief. Om Shanti.”