Dr FBM Abdul Latif, director of the Bureau of Health Education (Homco and Traditional Medicine), DGHS has died from Covid-19.
He died in the intensive care unit of Bogura Shaheed Ziaur Rahman Medical College on Thursday at around 12.15 pm, said a Bangladesh Medical Association (BMA) press release.
He was 59 years old at the time of his death and is survived by his wife, one son and one daughter.
He was a BMA life member and an alumni (Batch-22) of Rajshahi Medical College.
BMA President Dr Mustafa Jamal Mohiuddin and Secretary General Dr Md. Ehteshamul Huq Choudhury have expressed deep grief over his demise.