The 82-year old ‘Saptapadi’ star died of a massive heart attack at a super-speciality Kolkata hospital. Amitabh Bachchan, 71, who did a Bengali film ‘Anusandhan’ in 1981 with Rakhi and Amjad Khan, took to Twitter to pay his tribute to the legendary actress.
“As I drive to work, news of passing away of another icon saddens me – Suchitra Sen, has left us! Talent and grace personified! Suchitra Sen… Beauty, talent, enigmatic – she adorned film world of Bengal with exquisite performances… She graced Hindi films too!,” Amitabh Bachchan posted.
Suchitra Sen starred in Hindi films like ‘Devdas’ and ‘Aandhi’. Her debut Bollywood film Bimal Roy’s ‘Devdas’ opposite Dilip Kumar won her the Best Actress award.