A 10-year-old minor boy died of dengue at a hospital in the capital early Thursday.
Third grader Shabab Sarwar, son of ATN News assignment editor Sarwar Hossain, breathed his last at Dhaka's Square Hospital around 1:10am.
Arafat Siddique, a senior reporter of ATN News, confirmed his death.
Shabab, a resident of Dhaka's Banasree, was put on life support on Wednesday.
Earlier on Tuesday, a teacher of Bangladesh Agricultural University (BAU) died of dengue.
On July 7, a professor of Jagannath University (JnU) died of dengue.