Kolkata: Former Deputy Mayor of Kolkata, Farzana Alam who was undergoing treatment at the Bellevue nursing home passed away on Monday night. She died of heart failure at the nursing home.
Many key Trinamool leaders including Mayor Shovan Chatterjee and Panchayat Minister Subrata Mukherjee visited the nursing home after her death. Followers of Alam thronged the hospital premises after her death.
As per the reports, Farzana suddenly felt tremendous pain in her chest and was rushed to the Bellevue nursing on Monday night, doctors tried their best but she died rendering all their effort useless.
CEO of Bellevue, Pradeep Tandan said that Farzana suffered a massive cardiac arrest and died as a result.
In is to be noted that Farzana who lost from ward nu-65 as a Trinamool candidate was severely injured after being thrashed by rival TMC faction, while she was leading an anti-bandh rally on April 30. She was rushed to a hospital and later released on personal bond.