Veteran CPM leader dies

He became a part of the CPI in 1955. When the party split into two in 1964, Chakraborty stood with CPM and helped form the party’s unit in Kalyanpur.

He was elected to state legislative assembly from Kalyanpur constituency for 4 times. Chief Minister Manik Sarkar paid floral tributes to the mortal remains and condoled the death of the Marxist veteran. CPM state unit secretary Bijan Dhar expressed grief over Chakraborty’s demise and said his death was an irreparable loss. CPM state unit also conveyed its deep sympathy to the bereaved family