FENI: M Sajjad Hossain, civil surgeon of Feni, died from coronavirus (COVID-19) at a city hospital on Tuesday afternoon.
Sajjad breathed his last at 5:40 pm at Asgar Ali Hospital in Dhaka.
Bangladesh Medical Association (BMA) Feri District President Dr Shahedul Islam Kawsar confirmed the matter to Banglanews.
He said that Sajjad was in ventilation support in the hospital for the last few days.
M Sajjad Hossain tested positive for COVID-19 on June 12.
Bangladesh so far confirmed death of 63 doctors due to Covid-19.
On Tuesday (July 7), Bangladesh reported 55 more deaths from the novel coronavirus and 3,027 new cases of infection testing 13,173 samples.
With this, the death toll from the deadly virus rose to 2,151 and the number of total infections stood at 168,645.
BDST: 2020 HRS, JUL 07, 2020