Death toll rises to 5

Staff Correspondent

26 April, 2021 12:00 AM printer

Another person who received burns in old Dhaka’s Armanitola fire died on Sunday, taking the death toll to five.

The deceased was named as Shafayet, 28.

Dr Partha Shankar Paal, resident medical officer of Sheikh Hasina National Institute of Burn and Plastic Surgery, said Shafayet, who was on life support, breathed his last at about 8:30 am.