Sylhet City Corporation mayor Ariful Haque Chowdhury has visited the residence of Badar Uddin Ahmed Kamran, who died from coronavirus infection at a hospital in the capital early Monday.
The BNP leader went to the residence of Kamran in Sylhet at around 9:45am on Monday.He stayed there for some time and consoled the family members of the former SCC Mayor. He also prayed for eternal peace of the departed soul.
Earlier, Kamran breathed his last at the Combined Military Hospital (CMH), Dhaka at 2:30am.
Kamran, a member of the central executive committee of Awami League, was flown to CMH from Sylhet on June 7 after his physical condition deteriorated.
On June 5, the ex-mayor was found positive for Covid-19 and was admitted to Shahid Shamsuddin Ahmed Hospital in Sylhet the next day.
Earlier on May 27, his wife Asma Kamran tested corona positive.
Badar Uddin Ahmed Kamran was the first elected mayor of Sylhet City Corporation and he was elected mayor twice.