Veteran Actress Manimala Devi No More


BHUBANESWAR: Veteran actress Manimala Devi on Thursday passed away at the age of 90 at a private hospital here.

Manimala Devi passed away at 2.45 pm, her son Shankar Ghosh informed media persons.

Manimala Devi was in the hospital. She was suffering from multiple complications of partial paralysis, diabetes, high blood pressure and heart disease

The state government had conferred “Jayadev Puraskar” on her, the state’s highest cine award in 2000. Her films also bagged national awards. She acted in around 30 films.