Indian poet, who visited Dhaka to join poetry recitation, dies in hotel

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22nd February, 2020 11:56:12 printer

Indian poet, who visited Dhaka to join poetry recitation, dies in hotel

Indian poet Satyabrata Banerjee died of a cardiac arrest at a hotel in Dhaka on Friday. He was at 68.

He was supposed to attend a poetry recitation festival in the capital on Friday (February 1) marking the International Mother Language Day.

On information, Poet Satyabrata was preparing to attend the poetry recitation programme in his hotel room. But he fell on the bathroom floor of the hotel after he suffered a heart attack.

Later, the poet was rushed to the Dhaka Medical College Hospital, where doctors declared him dead.


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