The news of famous economist Amartya Sen's demise came to light on Tuesday evening. Amartya Sen's daughter Nandana Deb Sen said her father is healthy.

The Bharat Ratna and Nobel Laureate Amartya Sen's death news was fake. As soon as the news spread on social media condolences started to pour in.

Amartya Sen was born in Kolkata in 1933 and he is currently 89 years old.He studied at Shantiniketan, Presidency College and Trinity College, Cambridge

He was a professor at Harvard University. Apart from this, he also taught at Jadavpur University, Delhi School of Economics and Oxford University.

In the year 1998, India's Amartya Sen was awarded the Nobel Prize for Economics and was the first Indian to do so.

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