Noted Actress Rita Koiral Passed Away, Tollywood Mourns


Mousumi Das,Kolkata: Noted Bengali actress Rita Koiral passed away on Sunday morning. She was suffering from liver cancer. She was 58 years old . Her deceased body has been taken to her own den – Technician Studio.

She was under doctors observation in a City’s private hospital , couple of days back she returned home and started her work for which she has also went for outdoor shooting, her condition deteriorated there, she was taken to the hospital  where she breathed her last . She was diagnosed with liver cancer two months back after which she was under treatment . Her dead body will be taken to Tollygunge studio where she worked.

While speaking to Kolkata24x7 regarding the sudden demise Koiral, actress Lily Chakraborty said “She was unwell and still she worked very hard, I was unaware of the fact that she was sick, somebody informed me through whatsapp that she is no more, she was younger to me, her death has really saddened me. I have worked with her, she was a very good actress and a very good person. It  is really shocking that she died at a very early age.” She further mourns “If her illness could have been diagnosed at an early stage then she might have survived for long and could have acted .”

She was a versatile actress , she acted in many Bengali movies and daily soups . Currently she was seen in many Bengali mega serials . She was a well-known face of television. She was survived by her husband and daughter. She played good roles in many bengali movies like- Dutta Vs Dutta, Bor Asbe Ekhuni etc. Current mega serial where she was seen in negative role was ‘Rakhi Bandhan’. Beside acting she has also worked in radio and theatre. She also performed dance and recitation. She had her own dance academy.