A police constable of Chattogram Metropolitan Police (CMP) died from coronavirus or COVID-19 infection at a hospital in port city on Friday morning.
Jahir Uddin, 45, hailing from Laxmipur, breathed his last at Intensive Care Unit (ICU) of Chattogram General Hospital while undergoing treatment.Abdul Warish, deputy commissioner of the special branch of the CMP, said that Jahir was tested positive for the virus on December 6 and was admitted to the isolation unit of the police hospital.
He was shifted to the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) of Chittagong General Hospital this morning as his condition deteriorated.
Jahir joined the Bangladesh Police in 1996.
With him, a total of 6 members of Chattogram Metropolitan Police (CMP) died from Covid-19 infection so far.