Subir Nandi on life support

Bangla Tribune Report
Published : 10:31, Apr 15, 2019 | Updated : 12:21, Apr 15, 2019

Subir Nandi

Noted singer Subir Nandi has been kept under life support since Sunday (Apr 14) Night after he was taken to the capital’s Combined Military Hospital (CMH) around 10pm.

Confirming the matter to Bangla Tribune, Nandi’s close relative Tripti Kaur said, “After he was rushed to the CMH emergency unit, he suffered a heart attack around 11pm. Then he was quickly put under life support.”

The doctors said he will be kept under observation for the next 72 hours.

Nandi’s daughter Falguni said that they they went to attend a family program in Sylhet on Friday (Apr 12). When they were returning on Sunday night via train Subir Nandi health started to deteriorate around 9pm close to the capital’s Uttara. He was the rushed to CMH after getting off the train in cantonment area.

“My father has been suffering from Kidney diseases for a long time. Besides, he has been suffering from other old age complications,” said Falguni.

In an illustrious career spanning over 4 decades, Nandi has more than 2500 songs under his name.

He was still a regular voice in TV, Radio and Cinema playback. He has been accorded with the National Film Award on four occasions.

In 2019, Nandi was awarded the prestigious Ekushey Padak.