Passing away of Frontier columnist

Basudev  Gangopadhyay  a contributor to  Frontier have   passed away on  last July, 2020. He was  62. Being a frequent contributor to the weekly, he  took a commentary on articles over contemporary  politico-social  matters outnumber. As a  keen  left  liner  Basudev spent his young hood  with  North Bengal tea garden workers' movement altogether. A well-versed persona of great erudition, he was professionally engaged with  Sishu Sahitya Samsad, a  Kolkata  based Bengali  publication -outfit of eminence. He deserves  authorship of a book bearing the title ‘ Paschimbanga Parichoy’  as well.
We mourn the dare - soul, with all its  literary fervor!

Aug 2, 2020