Veteran Bengali actor Bandyopadhyay is no more

Vastavam web:  Veteran Bengali actor Dwijen Bandyopadhyay, a known name in theatre as well as cinema, died early Wednesday at his residence here. He was 68.He had acted in both art house and mainstream films like ‘Chander Bari’, ‘Jekhane Bhooter Bhoy’, ‘Phoring’, ‘Autograph’, ‘Prem By Chance’ to name a few.West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee expressed grief over the death of the veteran actor.
“Saddened at the passing away of veteran actor Dwijen Bandyopadhyay. Condolences to his colleagues and family,” she tweeted.Bandyopadhyay’s body was taken to Academy of Fine Arts before cremation.Director Atanu Ghosh said, “It is a sad day for all of us and great loss for the Bengali film industry and stage.”