Kolkata: Former West Bengal minister and CPI(M) leader Satya Sadhan Chakraborty passed away this morning following a cardiac arrest, sources in his family said. He was 85.
Chakraborty, who served as the state higher education minister for over a decade, is survived by his daughter.
His wife had passed away a few years ago. He was elected to Lok Sabha from South Kolkata Lok Sabha constituency in 1980.