Kolkata, Mar 4 : Centenarian matriarch of Matua community Binapani Devi (Thakur) has been admitted to the SSKM Hospital with chest infection and breathing trouble, the medics said on Sunday.
The 102-year-old Binapani Devi, who was admitted to the Jawaharlal Nehru Hospital at Kalyani on Thursday night following chest pain and breathing trouble, has been transferred to the city hospital (SSKM) where a 7-member medical board has been set up to monitor the heath condition of the Matua matriarch.
A senior medic at SSKM Hospital said today that Binapani Devi has been suffering from pneumonia, an infection in the lungs. She said besides routine checkup, other specialized investigations
were being done at every hour to monitor her health condition. UNI