Suchitra Bhattacharya

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Suchitra Bhattacharya
Born10 January 1950
India Bhagalpur
DiedMay 12, 2015(2015-05-12) (aged 65)
India Kolkata
Alma materCalcutta University
Notable worksHemanter Pakhi, Dahan, Rangin Prithibi
Notable awardsJnanpith Award, 2000; National Award, 1996

Suchitra Bhattacharya (10 January 1950 – 12 May 2015) was an Indian novelist.[1] Over the past two decades, Suchitra had written about 24 novels and a large number of short stories in different leading Bengali literary magazines.

Bhattacharya died on 12 May 2015 from cardiac arrest at her home in Dhakuria, Kolkata, aged 65. [2]

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  1. "Suchitra Bhattacharya, 1950". Retrieved 15 July 2012.
  2. "Anandabazar Patrika". Retrieved 13 May 2015.[permanent dead link]