Kolkata: Ranadip Basu, the grandson of legendary and veteran Bengali actor Soumita Chatterjee, suffered serious injuries after getting involved in a major bike accident on Friday.
The bike reportedly lost its control and hit a wall nearby. Ranadip along with his friend Jaydip Banerjee were injured in the incident. None had helmets as per reports. The incident took place in New Alipore.
Both have been rushed to the hospital where Ranadip is both serious and unconscious. A major head surgery to be immediately conducted on Ranadip’s head.
As per a witness’ account, the incident took place at around 2. According to the witness, while crossing the road, Ranadip looked some other way for a moment when the bike hit the wall made of cement.
Family members including Soumitra Chatterjee is present at the hospital.
On the work front, Ranadip was last seen in a small role in Kahani 2. In Tollywood, he has also worked in Dutta Vs Dutta, Egaro, Khoto, Familoy Album. He is also a guitarist from the Ganesh Talkies band.