Sourav Ganguly's father passes away

Feb 22, 2013, 08:15 IST | Agencies

Former India skipper Sourav Ganguly's father Chandidas Ganguly (73) passed away yesterday after a prolonged illness

He is survived by wife Nirupa and two sons — Snehasish and Sourav. Chandidas, who was being treated at home, suffered from high blood sugar and was given insulins regularly.

“His condition deteriorated in the evening and he passed away around 6.30 pm while he was being rushed to the MP Birla Heart Research Centre,” CAB joint secretary Sujan Mukherjee said.

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