Mizoram U-19 head coach Murtaza Lodhgar dies of heart attack in Vizag

Updated: few hours ago

New Delhi, Sep 17 (PTI) Former Bengal left-arm spinner and Mizoram U-19 head coach Murtaza Lodhgar died of cardiac arrest on Friday night in Visakhapatnam, Cricket Association Bengal president Avishek Dalmiya has confirmed.

"The tragedy happened just after dinner," Dalmiya told PTI.

Lodhgar, 45, was in the port city with the Mizoram colts, who were set to play the league phase of Vinoo Mankad Trophy (U-19 National One Dayers) as BCCI's domestic season is set to commence.