Media personality and TV host Ferdous bappy have been hospitalised after he tested positive for the novel coronavirus.
He has been moved to intensive care at a hospital in the capital after being infected with Covid-19.
Posts by family and friends of Ferdous seeking plasma donors have been circulating on social media ever since. Ferdous, whose both lungs have been affected, is currently in a ventilation facility.
Bappy is famous for the quiz show "Quiz Quiz" he hosts on BTV. He was also the producer of the music programme "Pepsi Music Express" that aired on NTV.
Bappy is also known for this stint as a music video director.