Husband and wife died of Coronavirus or Covid-19 in Faridpur on the same day.
The deceased are freedom fighter Khadaker Mizanur Rahman Halim (71), a resident of Jheeltuli of Faridpur, and his wife Meherun Nesa (70).Mehun Nesa died in the morning while her husband Mizanur Rahman died in the evening.
Faridpur Civil Surgeon Dr Siddiqur Rahman confirmed the death information
The civil surgeon said Mehun Nesa was infected with Covid-19 10 days ago and her husband Mizanur Rahman six days ago.
Both of them got admitted to the dedicated corona hospital of Faridpur Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical College.
They died in a private hospital in Dhaka as they were shifted on March 28 night following deterioration of their health condition.