- Rita Koiral died of cancer today
- Rita was 58 years old
- Rita worked in films like Asukh and Paromitar Ekdin
She was taken home after chemotherapy seven days back and her condition was serious ever since. Rita Koiral was re-admitted to the hospital early today after her condition turned critical.
West Bengal Chief Minister tweeted: "Saddened to hear about the passing away of actress Rita Koiral. My condolences to her family, friends and fans. Gone too soon."
Saddened to hear about the passing away of actress Rita Koiral. My condolences to her family, friends and fans. Gone too soon— Mamata Banerjee (@MamataOfficial) November 19, 2017
A pall of gloom descended on Bengali film industry as the news spread.
Really shocked and extremely upset to hear about the sudden demise of Rita Koyral.Loss for the industry.Such a powerful actress she was.— Prosenjit Chatterjee (@prosenjitbumba) November 19, 2017
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