CHAPAINAWABGANJ: For-mer Deputy Director (DD) of Health Department Dr Md Fakrul Islam died at the age of 70 on Friday night.
He breathed his last at around 10.50 pm at his residence of Balubagan in the district town, family sources said.
Fakrul Islam had been suffering from lung infections for a long time, his family members said.
Earlier, he served as the Civil Surgeon of Chapainawabganj and formerly he was the President of Chapainawabganj district unit of Bangladesh Medical Association (BMA).
He was also a social worker and a member of Committee of the Concerned Citizen (CCC) in Chapainawabganj of Transparency International Bangladesh (TIB).
Later, he was buried at Fakirpara Central graveyard in the town after a namaz-e-janaza that was held at Fakirpara Central Eidgah after Zohr prayer.