ABM Saifuzzaman, an additional regional election officer in Mymensingh, passed away on Tuesday while undergoing treatment for coronavirus at Mymensingh Medical College Hospital. He was 45.
He is survived by his wife and two daughters. Saifuzzaman was buried at his village home in Atpara upazila of Netrokona.
Many field level officials and employees of the Election Commission have been infected by the deadly virus during the second wave of COVID-19.
Sylhet Regional Election Officer Israel Hossain died of coronavirus on July 25. Cumilla Brahmanpara Upazila Election Office’s Office Assistant cum Computer Typist Enamul Haque died of the deadly virus on the same day.
Earlier on July 8, Alif Laila, an upazila election officer from Rajnagar in Moulvibazar died of coronavirus.
Chattogram’s Additional District Election Officer Ataur Rahman also died of COVID-19 in last April.