Tapas Pal

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata consoles the family members of veteran Bengali actor and former Trinamool Congress MP Tapas Paul after paying him the last respects, in Kolkata. Paul, died after suffering a cardiac arrest in Mumbai on February 18. He was 61.

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Miss Dix-Huit Not many would have heard of Hiren Nag, the director, or Tapas Pal, the hero. Abodh’s fame derives from its zero-decibel launch of Madhuri Dixit, age 17, in 1984. Does that drawing gaze hint at the screen-stealing smile, the throb-throb dances to come?

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Trinamool Congress MP & Tollywood Actors Tapas Pal, Satabdi Roy campaign for a by-election candidate in Murshidabad.

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Leading Lights Of Mamata Tollywood’s spent forces gather around didi, expecting an express poll finish. That’s (L to R) Koneenica, MPs Satabdi Roy and Tapas Pal, Moonmoon Sen and Debasree Roy.