Mithun Chakravarty, Mamata Banerjee, Riya & Raima Sen at Suchitra Sen's funeral
January 18, 2014 12:44:36 PM IST By IBNS, Glamsham Editorial
Curtains came down on an era in Bengali cinema as the iconic and enigmatic Bengali actress Suchitra Sen, who remained away from public life for nearly three and half decades, died on Friday (Jan 17, 2014) in a Kolkata hospital. She was 83. After a gun salute, she was cremated at the Keoratala burning ground on a sandalwood pyre in the presence of her daughter Moon Moon Sen, grand-daughters Raima and Riya Sen, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee and some noted film personalities like actors Prosenjit and Mithun Chakraborty.