Former IFA Jt-secy Ranjit Gupta dies

Updated: May 13, 2010, 23:29 PM IST

Kolkata: Former Indian Football Association
Joint-secretary Ranjit Gupta, who met with a road accident
yesterday, died in a city hospital here today.

The 74-year-old was hit from behind by a speedy
motorcycle near Moulali last evening, according to an official
of the IFA.

"He suffered serious injuries to his head and was rushed
to the hospital. He succumbed to the brain haemorrhage this
afternoon, at around 1.10pm," said the official.

Gupta, who represented the Victoria Club, was the IFA
Joint-secretary from 1995-2002.

He is survived by wife and son.