CCC councillor Mintu dies

Staff Correspondent

19 March, 2021 12:00 AM printer

CCC councillor Mintu dies

CHATTOGRAM: Chattogram City Corporation (CCC) Councillor Sayed Golam Haider Mintu of Chawk Bazar ward died from post Covid-19 complexities while undergoing treatment at a private hospital in Dhaka on Thursday. He was 69.

CCC Councillor Jahar Lal Hazari said that Mintu was tested positive for Covid-19 and his lung was affected later despite being corona negative.

Mintu was taken to Dhaka with physical complexities on March 13 for better treatment, he said.

The councillor was buried at Miskin Shah Dargah Graveyard in the city after several namaz-e-janaza on the same day.

Deputy Minister for Education Mohibul Hasan Chowdhury Nowfel, CCC Mayor M Rezaul Karim Chowdhury and many organisations and individuals expressed profound shock at the demise of the councillor.

They also extended deep sympathy to the bereaved family members and prayed for the salvation of his departed soul.