Ruma Guha Thakurta was the singer-actor Kishore Kumar’s first wife who he was briefly married to during the period 1950 to 1958. Their son Amit Kumar is a Bollywood singer. She died in her Ballygunge residence in Kolkata. She was 84 years old. 

The actress has appeared in Satyajit Ray’s movies like Ganashatru (1989) and Abhijan (1962). After her divorce with Kishore Kumar the actress married Arup Guha Thakurta with whom she has a daughter. The funeral will take place today evening at Kolkata.