Veteran actor, poet and author Soumitra Chatterjee (85) – who was responding nicely to medicine few days again – is feeling stressed following a rise in his physique temperature. The medical staff can be involved about no enchancment in his well being situation in the final 48 hours however all his very important parameters are working positive.
“He has developed fever and this is concerning for us. Earlier, he was responding well to our medication but in the last 48 hours, the response is not satisfactory,” a hospital supply stated.
“15-members medical board actively considering putting Chatterjee on invasive ventilation… He was put on BiPAP ventilation this morning but has not responded sufficiently. Sodium, Potassium levels in his system are a cause of concern,” the hospital supply added.
On October 11, he was handled twice with plasma remedy however regardless of exhibiting enchancment (two days again) his situation has not improved a lot. His oxygen saturation degree has improved however he’s having lung and urinary tract an infection.
Chatterjee is presently below remedy in a personal hospital in Kolkata. A 12-members medical staff is taking care of him around the clock.
Former parliamentarian, poet and journalist, Pritish Nandy, tweeted, “India’s finest living actor, the lead in several Satyajit Ray films, Soumitra Chatterjee, 85, is struggling to survive Covid-19 in a Kolkata hospital. Our thoughts and prayers are with him.”
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee is holding a detailed coordination with the hospital authorities to know his well being updates.
On October 9, 2020, his circumstances deteriorated however since Saturday afternoon he responded nicely to remedy. On October 5, 2020, the actor examined COVID-19 constructive. Since he has varied co-morbidity points, he was admitted on the hospital for higher care. He had Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) points and suffered from pneumonia in 2019. Then, additionally he was admitted to a hospital for a quick interval and recovered absolutely.
Soumitra was reportedly capturing for the movie ‘Abhijan’ directed by actor Parambrata Chattopadhyay. He is likely one of the best actors in India and he’s recognized for his collaborations with Oscar-winning movie director Satyajit Ray. He did fourteen movies with Ray.
In 2012, he was awarded the Dadasaheb Phalke Award for lifetime contribution to Indian cinema. Before that in 2004, he was conferred the Padma Bhushan, the third highest civilian honour.