Anjana Bhowmick: Jisshu Sengupta’s mother-in-law and seasoned Bengali performer passes away in Kolkata at the age of 79

Anjana Bhowmick, a Bengali actress, passed away. Due to respiratory issues, the seasoned actor was rushed to a south Kolkata hospital on Friday night. She passed away early on Saturday. Jisshu Sengupta’s mother-in-law, Anjana, was 79 years old. On Saturday, Anjana was hospitalized with her spouse Jishu and daughter Nilanjana.

Anjana Bhowmik suffered from chronic illness and age-related health problems. Her children Nilanjana and Chandana, were said to have taken care of her throughout her five- to six-month bed rest. Following Anjana’s passing, Jishu, Nilanjana, and other celebrities from Bengali film were joined in the hospital by director Srijit Mukherji, Arindam Sil, and others.

The career of Anjana Bhowmik
Anjana Bhowmik made her screen debut in the Bengali film Anustup Chanda in 1964, at the age of twenty. Before her debut film came out, she changed her name to Anjana. Her on-screen chemistry with the late actor Uttam Kumar earned her recognition; the two collaborated on movies such as Thana Theke Aschi, Chowringhee, Nayika Sambad, and Kabhi Megh. Anjana received recognition for her role with Soumitra Chatterjee in the 1967 film Maheshweta. Anjana gave up on movies a long time ago.

Individual life
The birth month and year of Anjana Bhowmik is 1944. Anil Sharma, a navy officer, was her husband. Their two daughters, Chandana and Nilanjana, were born. The eldest daughter, Nilanjana, used to be a performer, much like her mother; she appeared on the television program Hip Hip Hurray. But Nilanjana has also been gone from performing for a while, spending her time in Kolkata with Jisshu Sengupta and raising their family.

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