Noted Indian writer Samaresh Majumdar has been admitted to a private hospital in Kolkata with severe shortness of breath.
He is currently in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU).
Physicians are thinking of putting him on ventilation, though he is not infected with Covid-19, said media reports.
According to doctors, Samaresh Majumdar has been suffering from COPD for the last 10 to 12 years. He also fell sick severely in 2012. He was also put on ventilation at that time. He is now undergoing treatment at the intensive care unit (ICU) of the hospital.
BDST: 1722 HRS, JUN 12, 2021