Prominent Nazrul Sangeet singer, teacher and researcher Khalid Hossain's health condition ‘deteriorated’ on Monday.
The Ekushey Padak winning singer has been receiving treatment at the National Institute of Cardiovascular Diseases (NICVD) in the capital since May 4.Khalid Hossain’s condition worsened suddenly after he went through an echocardiogram test on Monday morning.
He has been kept under observation at the Coronary Care Unit (CCU) in the hospital.
Khalid Hossain has been suffering from old age complications along with cardiac and lung complexities for past few months.
Asif Hossain, the singer’s son, said, “Duty doctors informed us to be mentally prepared for the worst. But we are not giving up hope and praying for his betterment.”
Asif also said his father’s condition also deteriorated for several times in the past.
Expecting for the best, he also sought blessings from the countrymen for his father's recovery.Khalid Hossain went to the NICVD for regular check-up, but he was admitted to the hospital and kept under observation as per physician’s advice, as his condition worsened.