Former Lok Sabha Speaker Somnath Chatterjee passes away at 89

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Kolkata, Aug 13: Former Lok Sabha Speaker Somnath Chatterjee
passed away at 8.15 AM on Monday at a private hospital in South Kolkata.
He was 89.
Ten-time MP as a CPI(M) leader and the first Bengali Speaker in Lok Sabha, Somnath Chatterjee suffered a massive cardiac arrest on Sunday while undergoing treatment and was put on
life support system since last week.
UNI