Veteran Singer Dwijen Mukherjee Hospitalised


Kolkata: Veteran singer Dwijen Mukherjee is admitted at Woodburn cabin of in Seth Sukhlal Memorial Hospital with lung infection. Presently he is 92 years old. He has been admitted in hospital with respiratory illness. A medical board has been formed for his medical traetment.

Dwijen Banerjee known for his contribution in Rabindra music and adhunik bangla music. He has been conferred with Padma Vibhushan award oinm 2010 and Banga Vibhushan in 2011. Those who do not know him used to listen to him on Mahalaya sincepast 60 years. He is the president of Banichakra Music School.

On August 15, 2018, the Noted singer was admitted at SSKM Hospital with lung infection for three days. According to hospital sources, his condition is stated to be serious at that time. Two medical boards were formed at the hospital for his treatment as the lung infections spread quickly. Mukherjee, a noted Rabindra Sangeet singer, has given music in many Bengali films and composed as well.