Former director of Shaheed Suhrawardy Medical College and Hospital and a prominent medical expert Professor AKM Mujibur Rahman died from Covid-19 in Dhaka.
"He died at the Combined Military Hospital (CMH) in the capital at 5.30 am on Tuesday," Dr Rahat Anwer Choudhury, joint secretary of the Foundation for Doctors' Safety, Rights and Responsibilities confirmed to The Business Standard.
He further added, "Dr Mujibur Rahman was admitted to CMH in a critical condition on June 2 after infecting with Covid-19. Later, he was shifted to ICU as his condition remained unchanged."
Dr Mujibur Rahman was working as the head of the Department of Medicine at Care Medical College, Dhaka.
Earlier, he was the principal of Savar Enam Medical College.