Payal, daughter of veteran actress Moushumi Chatterjee, died at the age of 45. Payal was suffering from diabetes and was in a coma since 2018. She married businessman Dicky Sinha in 2010. As per India Today report, Moushumi and her husband Jayanta Mukherjee accused Payal's husband Dicky Sinha of neglecting her health issues. Hence, they filed a petition in the Bombay High Court in November 2018, requesting to be appointed as Payal’s guardians so that they could give her the care and medical attention she needed.