Veteran writer Mahasweta Devi hospitalised

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee visited the 89-year-old social activist on Thursday.

IANS| Last Updated: Jan 01, 2016, 11:18 AM IST
Veteran writer Mahasweta Devi hospitalised
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Kolkata: Veteran author and Ramon Magsaysay Award winner Mahasweta Devi has been hospitalised, sources said on Thursday. Her condition is stable.

"She was admitted a few days ago since she was feeling unwell and was feverish. She is fine now," said a representative of the Belle Vue Multispecialty Clinic.

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee visited the 89-year-old social activist on Thursday.