By A Newsman
Kolkata, 20 March: LEGENDARY film maker Ritwik Ghatak’s daughter Samhita Ghatak has passed away in Kolkata at the age of 60.
According to her husband Subrata Sarkar, Samhita suffered a cardiac arrest while in sleep at their residence in the wee hours today.
She was unwell yesterday night and hence went to bed alone around 10 pm. Today morning, Sarkar tried to wake her up, but failing to yield a response, took her to a private hospital in the city where declared Samhita brought dead.
Samhita was the eldest among two daughters and a son of late Ritwik Ghatak and his estranged wife Surama. His younger daughter had passed away in 2009, while son Ritaban is engaged has chosen film making a career.