Veteran Bengali actor Soumitra Chatterjee, who’s battling with Covid-19 at Belle Vue Hospital in Kolkata, continues to remain “critical” on Tuesday. Hospital sources mentioned that the 85-year-old extensively celebrated actor isn’t conserving effectively and is in a drowsy, confusional state. Earlier, Chatterjee was given convalescent plasma remedy twice. His neurological situation has not proven any change within the final two days.
“If this continues he might be put on invasive ventilation support,” sources mentioned, including that Chatterjee has been operating a excessive fever since Sunday afternoon. An MRI was additionally performed on the actor however no structural defect was discovered within the report.
A workforce of 15 medical doctors is overseeing his well being situation on the hospital.
Chatterjee was examined constructive for coronavirus on October 5. He was admitted to the hospital the very subsequent morning.
Earlier, the actor was shifted to intensive care unit on late Friday evening a s he had reached an acute confusional stage. He additionally had a number of co-morbidities. Apart from fever, he additionally developed chest an infection, sources mentioned.
He was taking pictures for a documentary titled Abhijan directed by actor Parambrata Chattopadhyay. Last he attended the taking pictures ground at Bharatlaxmi Studio was on October 1. The subsequent taking pictures schedule was mounted on October 7.
It was additionally learnt that the actor has COPD-related troubles and final yr he had additionally suffered from Pneumonia. That time he had to get admitted to the hospital for a couple of days additionally.
“We all are praying for his speedy recovery. The whole Bengali film industry is waiting for his homecoming,” mentioned actor Prosenjit Chattopadhyay.
Earlier, many actors, administrators and producers like Ranjit Mallick, his daughter and actress Koel Mallick, spouse Dipa Mallick, producer Nispal Singh and director Raj Chakraborty had examined constructive for Covid-19. But all of them have recovered now.