Kolkata, Jan 17: Former West Bengal chief minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee Friday paid homage to late actress Suchitra Sen and said the Bengali film industry would forever remain indebted to her.
"A fine mix of personality and beauty, Suchitra Sen occupied a unique place in Bengali films," Bhattacharjee said in a condolence message.
"Her acting ability made her a centre of attraction for long. The Bengali film industry will forever remain indebted to her," he said, expressing sadness at Sen's demise.
Sen, who captivated generations of film buffs with her looks and grace, died at a nursing home here Friday following a massive cardiac arrest.
The 82-year-old actress was under treatment at the Belle Vue Clinic for the last 26 days following serious respiratory problems.