Bangladeshi physician dies of Covid-19 in New York

Sun Online Desk

14th December, 2020 12:13:06 printer

Bangladeshi physician dies of Covid-19 in New York

A Bangladeshi doctor died after contracting coronavirus at a hospital in New York of USA on Sunday evening (local time).

The deceased was identified as Taufiqul Islam Bhuiyan, was the Vice Chairperson of the Department of Pathology at North Shore University Hospital, Long Island, New York.

Taufiqul, the former president of the Bangladesh Medical Association of North America, was tested positive for the virus 22 days ago and admitted to the hospital 10 days ago.

Taufiqul Islam's wife Naima Bhuiyan is a dentist staying in New York.


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