Director General of Bangla Academy Habibullah Siraji has been kept under close observation after a successful intestinal operation.
AHM Lokman, secretary of Bangla Academy, confirmed the matter to journalists on Wednesday afternoon.Earlier on April 25, Siraji was admitted to city’s Darus Salam Hospital with severe abdominal pain, Lokman said.
Physicians formed a board for his treatment. After various check-ups, Siraji underwent an abdominal obstruction and intestinal tumor operation yesterday.
According to the duty doctors of the hospital, his condition is stable now. At present he has been kept under close observation for 72 hours.