Mahasweta Devi Hospitalised

Veteran author and Ramon Magsaysay Award winner Mahasweta Devi has been hospitalised.

Published: 31st December 2015 09:33 PM  |   Last Updated: 31st December 2015 09:33 PM   |  A+A-


KOLKATA: Veteran author and Ramon Magsaysay Award winner Mahasweta Devi has been hospitalised, sources said on Thursday. Her condition is stable.

"She was admitted a few days ago since she was feeling unwell and was feverish. She is fine now," said a representative of the Belle Vue Multispecialty Clinic.

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee visited the 89-year-old social activist on Thursday.

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