DU Prof Dr Shakil Uddin Ahmed dies of coronavirus infection
Published : Sunday, 31 May, 2020 at 11:44 PM Count : 366
Dr. Shakil Uddin Ahmed, a professor of the Department of Soil, Water and Environment under the Faculty of Biological Science of Dhaka University died of coronavirus infection on Sunday.
He died on Sunday evening while he was undergoing treatment at a private hospital in the capital.
Teachers and students of the department said Prof Shakil Uddin Ahmed was kept under the intensive care unit (ICU) of the hospital after he was tested coronavirus positive. He was also given plasma therapy. However, it could not be possible to save his life.
A senior teacher of the department said Professor Shakil Uddin Ahmed had been undergoing treatment at the hospital over the last couple of days. First, he was kept at the ICU of a hospital and he also got recovered.
But, he died at the city's Green Life Hospital on Sunday evening.