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NILMRC director Prof Shamsuzzaman dies of corona

dies of corona

25 April, 2021 12:00 AM printer

Professor Dr AKM Shamsuzzaman, director of National Institute of Laboratory Medicine and Referral Center (NILMRC), died of Covid-19 on Saturday, reports UNB.

He breathed his last at Sheikh Russel National Gastroliver Institute and Hospital in the morning.

Prof Shamsuzzaman tested positive for Covid-19 on April 7. Three days later, on May 10, he was admitted to the ICU of the hospital.

Later, he was put on life support after his condition worsened.