Kolkata ACP Uday Banerjee dies of Covid-19

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Uday Shankar Banerjee

New Delhi (NVI): Assistant Commissioner rank officer from Kolkata Police, Uday Shankar Banerjee lost his life to coronavirus.

The 54-year-old senior officer succumbed to the infection at a private hospital in Kolkata this morning.

Banerjee had been feeling unwell since August 11 and on being tested was diagnosed with COVID-19 on August 14.

Kolkata Police mourning the officer’s demise, tweeted, “We deeply mourn the untimely demise of Assistant Commissioner Uday Shankar Banerjee, who was posted in the Central Division . He was affected with COVID-19 and was at the forefront of our Fight Against Corona.”

Banerjee was posted in the Central division of Kolkata Police. He is the ninth police officer from the capital city to have lost his life to the deadly virus.