Kolkata: Panchayat Minister of West Bengal, Subrata Mukherjee died at the SSKM hospital after a massive cardiac arrest on Thursday. Mukherjee was 75.
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said that this is a terrible loss for her.
“He was a dedicated party worker and always worked for people. It is a huge loss for me. I had visited him as soon as I returned to Kolkata from Goa. The Principal of the hospital told me that he was supposed to be discharged on Friday. On the festival of lights, it is a great darkness,” Mamata was quoted as saying in the local media.
According to West Bengal Transport Minister Firhad Hakim, Mukherjee passed away at 9:22 pm and this is a huge loss for TMC.