Summary: former student at Kolkata University who as a 16 year old survived for three days under the rubble during the 2000 Kolkata earthquake that killed 12,000 people and injured nearly 43,000+ others, in which the 5.9-magnitude quake became the fourth-largest in India since 1934.
Cause of Death: Bacterial meningitis
Born: December 29, 1983
Died: April 4, 2009
Location: Pune, India