Elderly man dies of respiratory problems
An elderly man died of breathing problems and asthma at Gazipur's Kaliganj Upazila Health Complex on Tuesday morning.
Deceased Abdul Quayyum, 60, was a resident in Joydvbpur Police Station area of Gazipur city.
The health complex physician Dr Jisely Ghosh Munmun said the man came to the health complex on Monday evening with breathing problems and asthma.
Later, he died this morning while undergoing treatment there.
Kaliganj upazila health and family planning officer Dr Mohammad Sadequr Rahman said the man was suffering from respiratory problems and asthma but no fever.
Sample from the deceased was collected and will be sent to the Institute of Epidemiology, Disease Control and Research (IEDCR) in Dhaka for test, Dr Sadequr said.
However, the full identity of the deceased could not be known, he added.