Dr Mahmudur Rahman Khandaker, professor of Anesthesiology Department of Northern International Medical College, died of Covid-19 on Friday evening. He was 61.
He breathed his last at the intensive care unit of Labaid Hospital in the capital, said a press release on Saturday.
He was the 19th batch student of Rajshahi Medical College.
Bangladesh Medical Association (BMA) President Dr Mustafa Jalal Mohiuddin and General Secretary Md Ehteshamul Huq Choudhury expressed deep shock at his death.
They prayed for eternal peace of the departed soul and expressed deep sympathy to the bereaved family.
According to the BMA, so far 128 doctors have died of Covid-19 in the country.