Another doctor dies from coronavirus in Bangladesh
A resident doctor of Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (Buet) has died after contracting the novel coronavirus infection, the second such fatality in Bangladesh. Colonel (retd) Professor Dr Moniruzzaman passed away at Combined Military Hospital on Sunday afternoon.
Bangladesh Doctors’ Foundation’s (BDF) Coordinator Nirupom Das confirmed the news. Earlier, Dr Md Moyeen Uddin, an assistant professor of Medicine at the Sylhet Osmani Medical College Hospital, died of Covid-19 on April 15. According to BDF data, so far 554 doctors have been diagnosed positive with coronavirus, while only 20 recovered.