Suchitra Sen’s ashes immersed in Ganga

The mortal remains of legendary Indian were immersed today

Suchitra Sen‘s ashes were immersed in Ganga river on today. Her ashes was immersed by daughter Munmum Sen and grand daughter Riya Sen in Ganga river at a prominent Ghat in Varanasi. Sen, who captured the public’s imagination with her memorable films like Agnipariksha, Devdas and Saat Paake Bandha.

The doe-eyed beauty turned a recluse after bidding adieu to the world of films in the late seventies and was often compared to Hollywood icon Greta Garbo, who also shunned public contact after leaving showbiz. Sen died on January 17 following cardiac arrest. The 82-year-old actress had been ill for sometime.