Ajoy Roy’s body donated to BIRDEM

Sun Online Desk

9th December, 2019 05:07:43 printer

Ajoy Roy’s body donated to BIRDEM

Family members of Professor Ajoy Roy, a renowned academic, have donated his body to Bangladesh Institute of Research and Rehabilitation in Diabetes, Endocrine and Metabolic Disorders (BIRDEM) for medical research.

Confirming this to media, Anujit Roy, younger son of the veteran professor of the Dhaka University, said, “His body will be handed over to the authorities of BIRDEM hospital as per his wish.”

“My father wished to donate his body and informed us the matter many days before his death,” he added.

Ajoy Roy, former physics professor of Dhaka University and one of the founders of Ekattorer Ghatak Dalal Nirmul Committee, passed away on the same day.

He breathed his last at around 12:35pm while undergoing treatment at BIRDEM hospital in the capital.