Rathin Datta is confirmed dead at the age of 88.
Rathin was best known as a Indian physician.
#PadmaShri Awardee Dr. Rathin Datta, 89, who played a pivotal role in 1971 #WarrenIsAsnake, passes away in #Kolkata…
RT @sattyajit_paul: The Padma Shri awardee Dr. Rathin Datta, also honored with ‘Friends of Liberation War’ award by Bangladesh Governme…
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RT @sattyajit_paul: The Padma Shri awardee Dr. Rathin Datta, also honored with ‘Friends of Liberation War’ award by Bangladesh Governme…
RT @sattyajit_paul: The Padma Shri awardee Dr. Rathin Datta, also honored with ‘Friends of Liberation War’ award by Bangladesh Governme…
The Padma Shri awardee Dr. Rathin Datta, also honored with ‘Friends of Liberation War’ award by Bangladesh Governme…
RT @drkctweets: The contributions of Padma Shri Dr Rathin Datta for serving patients of our state #Tripura can’t be ever forgotten.…
RT @EastMojo: #Tripura: Datta was awarded with Padma Shri for his effort and service he provided to soldiers and Mukti Jodha duri…
RT @ArtiSharma001: Sir @Vedmalik1 Padma Shri Dr Rathin Datta, known for his service during 1971 Indo-Pak War, passes away | North East…
Tripura’s legendary surgeon Dr Rathin Datta passes away
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RT @EastMojo: #Tripura: Datta was awarded with Padma Shri for his effort and service he provided to soldiers and Mukti Jodha duri…
RT @RajuDeuri3: Dr Rathin Datta, who was born in Assam’s Mangaldai, was the second man from Tripura to have received Padma Shri…
RT @ArtiSharma001: Sir @Vedmalik1 1221963585137438721,2020-01-28 01:09:56 +0000,ArtiSharma001,Sir @Vedmalik1
RT @drkctweets: The contributions of Padma Shri Dr Rathin Datta for serving patients of our state #Tripura can’t be ever forgotten.…
RT @drkctweets: The contributions of Padma Shri Dr Rathin Datta for serving patients of our state #Tripura can’t be ever forgotten.…
Dr Rathin Datta, who was born in Assam’s Mangaldai, was the second man from Tripura to have received Padma Shri…
RT @IndianExpress: Datta was accorded the coveted Padma award for his contribution to medicine and service during the 1971 Indo-Pak Wa…
Rathin Datta
Born1931
Died27 January 2020 (aged 88)
OccupationPhysician
AwardsPadma Shri (1992)
Friends of Liberation War Honour (2012)
Rathin Datta (1931 – 27 January 2020) was an Indian physician from Tripura. He was a recipient of Padma Shri and Friends of Liberation War Honour.
Biography
Datta was born in 1931 at Mangaldoi in Assam. He completed his schooling at Shillong. Later, he completed graduation from Assam Medical College in Dibrugarh. He interned under Bidhan Chandra Roy. Then, he went to London for Fellowship of the Royal Colleges of Surgeons.
After returning to India Datta joined Tripura Health Services in the late sixties. During the Liberation War of Bangladesh he gave treatment to the freedom fighters of Bangladesh and Indian soldiers. He saved many lives in 1971. He retired from service as the director and special secretary of the Tripura Health Services in 1992.
Datta was conferred Padma Shri in 1992 for his contribution in medicine. He was the second person from Tripura who received Padma Shri. He received Friends of Liberation War Honour in 2012 for his contribution to the Liberation War of Bangladesh.
Datta died on 27 January 2020 at his own home in Kolkata at the age of 88.
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