Shipra Mondol, wife of senior journalist of Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha Ajit Kumar Sarker, died at a hospital in Kolkata Thursday afternoon. She was 55, reports BSS.
She left behind her husband, a son, well-wishers and a host of relatives.
Family sources said Shipra, managing director of Tathyaseba Barta Sangstha (TSB), breathed her last at 1:30 pm (local time) while undergoing treatment at Rabindranath Tagore Hospital in the capital of Indian state of West Bengal.
She was suffering from kidney-related diseases for a long time.
Shipra was taken to India last month for better treatment. She underwent a surgical operation only four days before her death.
Her funeral was held at Kewratola crematorium in Kolkata on Friday afternoon.