Renowned actress Geeta Sen dead

Kolkata, Jan 16 (IANS) Renowned actress Geeta Sen, wife of celebrated filmmaker Mrinal Sen, died in her residence here on Monday after a month-long illness. She was 86.She leaves behind her famed husband and only son Kunal.A month back, she had suffered cerebral hemorrhage, which robbed her power of speech and made her bed ridden.Known for her excellent portrayal of character roles, she had acted in a number of films including "Chorus", "Calcutta 71", "Kharij", "Akaler Sandhane", "Ekdin Pratidin" and "Khandahar".