Dr Md Nazibur Rahman, professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Department of Jahangirnagar University (JU), died of Covid-19 on Monday. He was 51.
He breathed his last around 4.30am while undergoing treatment at Birdem General Hospital in the capital.
Dr Md Nazibur Rahman is survived by his wife, a son, a daughter and a host of well wishers to mourn his death.
JU Vice-Chancellor Prof Farzana Islam expressed deep shock at the death of Dr Nazibur Rahman.