Anish Dev, a veteran writer from Kolkata, died this time after being attacked by Corona. He was 70 years old. He was one of the most popular science fiction writers in Bengal. Poet and literary critic Shankha Ghosh died a week ago after being attacked by corona.
According to Anandabazar, Anish Dev was admitted to a private hospital in Kolkata after contracting corona.
Monalisa Dev, the daughter of the deceased, told Anandabazar, ‘Dad’s oxygen levels were very low. Doctors say plasma may improve the condition. We also collect plasma. But on Tuesday night, the father’s condition worsened and he had to be given ventilation. After that the father was cardiac arrested. I got the news on Wednesday morning that my father had died. ‘
Anish Dev started his career as a lecturer in the Department of Physics at Calcutta University. Besides, his pen never stopped. The veteran writer used to write detective stories, science fiction literature and ghost stories.