The Hush Post| 1:50 pm|one-minute-read|
In a shocker, a young Indian cricketer died of a heart attack in the middle of a cricket match. Mithun Debbarma was playing a practice match and died of cardiac arrest in Agartala on Tuesday.
The incident took place at Maharaja Bir Bikram cricket stadium at around 12:00 noon.
Mithun Debbarma was a member of Tripura’s under-23 cricket team. He was a resident of Bishalgarh, about 25 km south of Agartala.
Doctors said the young cricketer suffered from a massive cardiac arrest and died on way to hospital.
They insisted on an autopsy to ascertain what exactly led to the death.
TCA President Dr. Manik Saha and other senior officials rushed to the hospital upon hearing the news. A large number of cricketers and sports personalities also descended for his last rites.