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Cardiologist Dr Faizullah dies from coronavirus infection

Published on: 6:18 pm - Tuesday | July 7, 2020


Cardiologist Dr Faizullah died from coronavirus infection at Green Life Medical College Hospital in Dhaka on Tuesday morning.

He died at about 8:00am.

Dr Faizullah was a student of Mymensingh Medical College.

Foundation for Doctors’ Safety, Rights and Responsibilities (FDSR) joint secretary general Dr Rahat Anwar Chowdhury confirmed it.

It is learnt that Dr Faizullah used to work at Palli Karma Sahayak Foundation (PKSF). Earlier, he worked at Shaheed Suhrawardy Medical College Hospital and National Heart Foundation and Research Institute.

According to the FDSR, 61 doctors have so far died from coronavirus infection in Bangladesh, while 10 died with coronavirus symptoms.

According to the government statistics, 2,151 people died of Covid-19 in Bangladesh till 8:00am on Tuesday, while 1,68,645 cases were confirmed.