A Husband and his wife died of Coronavirus or Covid-19 at a hospital in Tangail on the same day.
The deceased were identified as Sohrab Ali Akand, 85 and his wife Sufia Begum, 75, hailing from Garjona village at Lokerpara union in Ghatail upazila of the district.Sufia Begum died at Intensive Care Unite (ICU) in Tangail General Hospital at 5:00pm on Thursday while her husband Sohrab died at 10:00pm at the same hospital, said deceaseds’ son Kamal Hossain, former president of Ghatail Press Club and founder of Ghatail Wisdom Valley School.
According to family sources, Sohrab Ali and his wife Sufia Begum suddenly fell ill on May 26 and were first admitted to the hospital. They were tested positive for the virus there.
Later, both of them were transferred to the ICU as thire condition deteriorated.