Former national women’s cricket team Coach and Captain Srirupa Basu Mukherjee passed away in 65 today, at around 9.30 while she was being interviewed by an all-India news media in her house. Taking a break from the interview she went inside. After half an hour passed without any response, the door was to be broken and found lying on the floor of the bathroom. According to her family, she was suffering from heart disease. Immediately, she was taken to AMRI Hospital. The doctors there have declared the news of her death.
The news of her sudden death shadowed the sports world of the country in mourn.