RU teacher dies with COVID-19 symptoms
A former teacher of Rajshahi University (RU) died with coronavirus symptoms on Thursday afternoon within half an hour of admission at Rajshahi Medical College Hospital (RMCH).
He was 86.
Dr. Fakrul Islam, an Emeritus Professor of Applied Chemistry department of the RU, died around 1.30pm.
RMCH's Deputy Director Dr Saiful Ferdous said Dr Islam was admitted to the hospital around 1pm on Thursday with coronavirus symptoms. He died half an hour after his admission. His samples have been collected for test.