Shocking : West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee's brother died in Corona

Shocking : West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee's brother died in Corona
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The shadow of mourning in the family of Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee. Mamata Banerjee's brother Asim Banerjee died in Corona. He died at a private hospital in the city around 9:20 am on Saturday. According to family sources, his last rites will be performed at Nimtala Mahasmashan today following the Covid protocol.

It is learned that Asim Bandyopadhyay was admitted to a private hospital in Kolkata for about a month after contracting corona. He was about sixty years old. He is the half-brother of Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee. He was better known as Kali Da. News of his death reached his house in Kalighat around 9:30 am on Saturday. Family members received the news that Asim Bandyopadhyay had died around 9:20 am. The family members are naturally broken by this news.

In the last 24 hours, 137 people have died in Corona in the state. The death toll in Covid still stands at 12,993 in Bengal. According to the bulletin of the health department, the number of COVID cases in the last 24 hours is 20,846. Infected above 4,000 in North 24 Parganas. After that Calcutta. The number of victims in North 24 Parganas and Kolkata is 4,196 and 3,955 respectively.