One more cop dies of coronavirus
Published : Friday, 26 June, 2020 at 4:49 PM Count : 828
Another policeman died of coronavirus at city's Rajarbagh Central Hospital on Thursday night.
said Assistant Inspector General of Police (AIG) of Police Headquarters (Media) Md Sohel Rana confirmed the matter.
Deceased constable Touhidul Islam was posted at the Airport Zone of Traffic (Uttara Division) under Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP).
He hailed from Bujroker Sonoshpur village under Mithapukur police station of Rangpur.
With this death, a total of 37 police members died from the coronavirus infection during performing duties to protect the people from COVID-19.
He left behind his wife, one son and one daughter to mourn his death.
The body was sent to Touhidul's village home under police management.
He was, then, buried there in presence of senior police officers of the district after maintaining religious formalities.