Civil Surgeon of Habiganj Md Shahadat Hossain Hajra died of dengue fever at Shaheed Suhrawardy Medical College Hospital on Sunday night at the age of 53.
Confirming the news, Nikhil Deb Sharma, Senior Medical Technologist of Habiganj surgeon office said that Hajra breathed his last around 10:15 pm.He left behind his wife, a son and a daughter to mourn his death.
Shahadat Hossain had been suffering from dengue fever for a few days, a family source said.
He was first admitted to Habiganj Adhunik Zilla Sadar hospital and then sent to Shaheed Suhrawardy Medical College Hospital as his condition deteriorated.
Hajra joined as a Civil Surgeon in Habiganj after being promoted on July 9.