Former civil surgeon Dr AFM Shafiuddin Pata, also general secretary of Pangsha upazila Awami League, died of coronavirus in a hospital in the capital on Tuesday. He was 62.
He breathed his last while undergoing treatment at Sheikh Russel National Gastroliver Institute and Hospital at 2:15pm.
He was admitted to Sheikh Russel National Gastroliver Institute and Hospital July 29 as his condition deteriorated.
Dr AFM Shafiuddin Pata was also the general secretary of Swadhinata Chiktsok Parishad’s (Swachip) Rajbari district unit.
He was involved in various social organisations including the Rotary Club.