Industrialist Mahmud Ali Ratul, owner of Chattogram’s JMS Group, died of Covid-19 in the city’s Evercare Hospital on Thursday night. He was 60.
Ratul, who was also a vice-president of Noakhali District Awami League, tested positive for Covid-19 on March 30. He was receiving treatment at his home following doctor’s advice.The business entrepreneur was admitted to Evercare Hospital in the capital on April 9 after his health condition deteriorated.
He was shifted to the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) of the hospital on the same day.
He left behind his wife, two children, and a host of relatives and well wishers to mourn his death. His namaz-e-janaza was held at Jamiatul Falah Mosque in Chattogram on Friday.