Buddha criticised for not attending discussion on SS Ray

WB CM Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee on Thursday came in for flak from the opposition Congress and the TC for remaining absent during a discussion in the assembly on the obituary reference to his late counterpart Siddhartha Shankar Ray.

Ray contributed to strengthening Indo-US ties: PM

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Sunday condoled the death of former West Bengal chief minister Siddhartha Shankar Ray and said he had contributed "immensely to the processes of nation building" as well as to Indo-US ties.

SS Ray accorded a state funeral

Hundreds of mourners from all walks of life Sunday bid a tearful adieu to former West Bengal chief minister Siddhartha Shankar Ray whose body was cremated with full state honours here.

Former WB Chief Minister SS Ray passes away

Former West Bengal chief minister
Siddhartha Shankar Ray Saturday night died at his South Kolkata
residence after a protracted illness.